Leroy Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Leroy:
Modern coinage based on the French le roi (the king). Var: Lee Roy, Le Roi, Le Roy.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs is a character on NCIS.
50's song "Leroy's Back In Jail Again" by Jack Scott.