Meaning and Name Origin
Joby \j(o)-by\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Joby) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Joby is "persecuted". Feminine of Job. Unusual form of a biblical name widely used by the Puritans and their descendants til the 19th century.
Joby is an unusual given name for women. Joby is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Joby for girls. Joby has not been listed in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)