Lloyd Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lloyd:
A borrowing from the Welsh, Lloyd is derived from llwyd (gray). The name arose as a nickname for someone with gray hair.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Lid, Lod, Loddy, Loy, Loydie
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Lloyd Alexander, American author of juvenile fantasy novels (The Black Cauldron, The High King)
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Lloyd Dobler, John Cusack's character in "Say Anything ..."
Lloyd Henreid, Randall Flagg's right hand man played by Miguel Ferrar in the miniseries, Stephen King's The Stand.