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The baby boy name Troy is of Irish origin. Troy meaning, Troy popularity, Troy hieroglyphics, Troy numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Troy is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Troy is "foot soldier".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "from troyes".

Troy is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Troy.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 259 in popular baby names for boys with 1376 occurrences.  It ranked 14768 in popular baby names for girls with 7 occurrences. 

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


Variants of the name Troy include Troi.

The name Priam is a form of Troy.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Troy Donohue, Troy Aikman.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Troy in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Troy 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 Troy in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Troy Numerology page.

Troy Numerology
Troy in Hieroglyhics
Troy in Nautical Flags
Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.

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