Meaning and Origin of Lloyd - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Lloyd

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Old Welsh : Gray-haired

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Welsh : descriptive nickname from Welsh llwyd ‘gray’. In Welsh the color term llwyd also includes shades of brown, and it is likely that, when used with reference to younger men, llwyd denoted brown or mouse-colored hair.