Last name: CONROY

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All you have to know about the last name CONROY

Last name frequency

CONROY : This last name is indexed 70,674 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CONROY : 1: Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Conaire ‘descendant of Conaire’ or a byname meaning ‘keeper of the hound’ (a derivative of cú ‘hound’).2: Irish and Manx: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Conraoi or Mac Conraoi ‘descendant (or son) of Cú Raoi’ a personal name meaning ‘hound of the plain’ (stressed on the final syllable).3: English (of Norman origin): nickname or occupational name from Old French conroi Anglo-Norman French cunrei ‘food provisions’; ‘(supply of) equipment or attire’; ‘entertainment pomp show’; also ‘company of troops’.

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