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Roy

[roh-ee] /ˈroʊ i/
noun
1.
Rammohun
[rah-moh-hon] /rɑˈmoʊ hɒn/ (Show IPA),
1774–1833, Indian religious leader: founder of Brahmo Samaj.

Roy

[roi] /rɔɪ/
noun
1.
a town in N Utah.
2.
Rollo (def 1).
3.
a male given name: from a Scots Gaelic word meaning “red.”.
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  • "Let us pray," said Roy, as he closed the Bible, and knelt with them.

  • Roy lay by his kennel looking the image of serenity and peacefulness.

    Pussy and Doggy Tales Edith Nesbit
  • "There was no reason why he should be impertinent," Roy blazed.

    The Sea Bride Ben Ames Williams
  • "Then I'll teach you to have more pluck than to own it," said Roy.

    Pussy and Doggy Tales Edith Nesbit
  • "Dad—you're simply stunning—you two," Roy said quietly, but with clear conviction.

    Far to Seek Maud Diver
British Dictionary definitions for Roy

Roy

/rɔɪ/
noun
1.
(Austral, slang) a trendy Australian male
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