Name: Royal

Origin and Meaning of the Name Royal

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  • Pronunciation:
    (ROY al)
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    Itself (Royal)
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Miscellaneous Info for Royal

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A name that has fallen into disuse. It is an example of the trend in the latter half of the 19th century and early 20th century of using a high ranking title or term. These names were used in belief that they sounded high class and that the child would then be thought to also be of a high class.

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Popularity Rank of Royal (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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