Ilion (disambiguation)

Troy (disambiguation)

Troy is the legendary city described in Homer's Iliad

Troy may also refer to:

General

  • The Troy weight, a system of measurements for weight and mass commonly used in describing the "size" of precious metals and gemstones

People

Troy is a Celtic name meaning either a "River" or "Warrior" or "Footsoldier".

Surname

Given name

Fictional characters

  • Troy Bolton, fictional character from High School Musical
  • Troy McClure, a retired fictional actor on the The Simpsons
  • Christian Troy, a fictional character from the television medical drama Nip/Tuck
  • Donna Troy, the civilian identity of the original Wonder Girl from DC Comics
  • Sergeant Troy, a character in Far From the Madding Crowd, a novel by Thomas Hardy
  • Deanna Troi, fictional character in the Star Trek universe
  • Lwaxana Troi, fictional character in the television series' Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Film, literature, and music

  • Troy (film), a 2004 epic movie based on Homer's Iliad, starring Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Diane Kruger, and Orlando Bloom, directed by Wolfgang Petersen
  • Troy Series, a trilogy of books by David Gemmell
  • Troy (novel), a young adult novel written by Adéle Geras, based on the Iliad
  • Troy (song), a song by Sinéad O'Connor from her 1987 album The Lion and the Cobra
  • "They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)", a classic rap song by Pete Rock and CL Smooth from the album Mecca and the Soul Brother

Sports

Places

Canada

England

  • Troy Town (or "Troy", "Troy-Town", "Troy's Walls", "The Walls of Troy"), traditional name for some turf mazes in England
  • "Troy town", the name given to Fowey, Cornwall, by the writer and scholar Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch in many of his books

United States

Vessels

  • Troy (submarine), a small submarine in the shape of a Great White Shark
  • Troy class boats, unique to Fowey in Cornwall and raced competitively; 26 have been built since 1929

See also

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