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Origin & Meaning

The name Lloyd is of Welsh and English origin.

The meaning of Lloyd is "gray haired".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1400 in baby name popularity for boys with 119 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Lloyd Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Lloyd has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Lloyd to other names.


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Related Names

Variants of the name Lloyd include Floyd, Loyd.

Other Tidbits

Lloyd falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lloyd Bridges.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Lloyd in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lloyd.

Just for fun, see the name Lloyd in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Lloyd in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.