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Roy1

[roh-ee]
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noun
  1. Ram·mo·hun [rah-moh-hon] /rɑˈmoʊ hɒn/, 1774–1833, Indian religious leader: founder of Brahmo Samaj.
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Roy2

[roi]
noun
  1. a town in N Utah.
  2. Rollo(def 1).
  3. a male given name: from a Scottish Gaelic word meaning “red.”
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  • He met me aside, and privately bade me go to Roy's (where Charlotte was).

    The Cavalier

    George Washington Cable

  • This person Kendall and I had the luck to meet at the Roy's breakfast-table.

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    George Washington Cable

  • Mrs. Roy's daughter had with her a new romance, which she had been reading to Charlotte.

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    George Washington Cable

  • But Roy does not care much for porcupines, anyway, and he never did.

  • It is hard to know what to do with Roy: how to treat him; how to bring him up.


British Dictionary definitions for roy

Roy

noun
  1. Australian slang a trendy Australian male
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