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  1. Floydnoun

    transferred from the surname, today particularly common among African Americans.

  2. Floydnoun

    A Welsh surname, a variant of Lloyd.

  3. Floydnoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname, today particularly common among African Americans.

  4. Floydnoun

    An unincorporated community in White County, Arkansas, United States.

  5. Floydnoun

    An unincorporated community in Fresno County, California, United States.

  6. Floydnoun

    A ghost town in Glenn County, California, United States.

  7. Floydnoun

    A tiny city in Floyd County, Iowa.

  8. Floydnoun

    An unincorporated community in Ray County, Missouri, United States.

  9. Floydnoun

    An unincorporated community in Washington County, Missouri, United States.

  10. Floydnoun

    A village in Roosevelt County, New Mexico.

  11. Floydnoun

    A town in Oneida County, New York.

  12. Floydnoun

    An unincorporated community in Hunt County, Texas, United States.

  13. Floydnoun

    A town, the county seat of Floyd County, Virginia.

  14. Etymology: From llwyd.


  1. Floyd

    Floyd is a town in Floyd County, Virginia, United States. The population was 432 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Floyd County. The Town of Floyd was originally named Jacksonville as the surrounding county was formed during the tenure of President Andrew Jackson. The name was subsequently changed to Floyd.

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  1. Floydnoun

    Gray Haired or Wise One

    Floyd is a fitting name since he has both gray hair and wisdom beyond his years.

    Etymology: Celtic in origin

    Submitted by floydcrosby68 on June 22, 2022  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Floyd in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Floyd in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Floyd in a Sentence

  1. Ashley Theophane:

    Sport stars lose, boxers lose, the best teams lose ; it's normal to lose in sports... but because of the Floyd Mayweather era a defeat is seen as a much bigger thing, and that's the good side of Floyd Mayweather Jr. too, because I lost my first fight under Floyd Mayweather Jr. but Floyd Mayweather Jr. said,' Don't worry, we'll get you back there.'.

  2. Superintendent David Brown:

    The criminal justice ecosystem, however, was profoundly impacted and disrupted by the global coronavirus pandemic and the death of George Floyd, our Chicago police officers faced an unprecedented set of circumstances in contending with a spike in violent crime, made even more difficult by having to contend with a health pandemic while facing extended periods of heightened civil unrest and looting.

  3. Bishop Garrison on Wednesday:

    The George Floyd murder hearing and a lot of these other day-to-day issues that greatly affect communities of color whether or not they wear a uniform or work for DoD are vitally important for us to understand. If we're going to be strong teammates we have to ensure that we're being proper allies for those individuals going through a lot of difficult times within their own communities, so having an education and training line of effort that helps us better understand these gray areas and what we need to do to help address a lot of these issues is going to be of vital importance for us.

  4. Ken Olisa:

    I have discussed with the royal household this whole issue of race, particularly in the last 12 months since the George Floyd incident.

  5. Roger Ferguson of TIAA:

    Personally, I am outraged by the recent incidents of racism, violence and police brutality against members of the African American community. The haunting video of Mr. Floyd's last breaths is a sobering reflection of this national crisis.

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