When Vincent Sully Roy was born on 1 December 1876, in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, his father, Paul Alexandre Roy, was 31 and his mother, Philomene Nezat, was 29. He lived in Ward, Allen, Louisiana, United States in 1880.
Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Lucien, Normand, Andre, Jacques, Marcel, Emile, Laurent, Pierre, Cecile, Donat, Gilles. Indian Dipak, Sumit, Amit, Ajit, Dipankar, Partha, Ranjan, Shyamal, Aloke, Amitava, Chitra, Gautam.
Scottish: nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Gaelic ruadh ‘red’. Compare Reed .
English (of Norman origin): from Old French roi ‘king’, used as a nickname (see 3 below) and also as a personal name. Compare Ray 2.
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