What does Libby mean?
Libby▲ has 26 more alternative forms via Elizabeth: Biffy, Bizzy, Libbi, Libbye, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Lili, Lilo, Lily▲, Lis, Lisa▼, Lisbet, Lise, Lisel, Lisl, Lissa, Lissi, Lissy, Liz▼, Liza▼, Lizbet, Lizy, Lizz, Lizzi and Lizzy.Kreatif forms:
(female) Laby, Leoby, ..
(male) Libny, Libry, ..
How popular is Libby?
Libby is a very prominent first name for females (#1025 out of 4276, Top 24%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#3174 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Libby for girls. Libby reached its peak rank of #673 in the U.S. in the 1910s, and is currently at #888. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Libby and related names. Elizabeth (#14 in recent rankings), Lily (#27), Lisa (#750), Liza (#1709), Liz, Lissa, Lizbet, Lisbet, Lilibeth, Libbie, Lili and Lise are the popular variation forms of Libby (#888 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Lizy, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Libby was at its highest during 1960-1969 (average #1155) and is now significantly reduced (#1491, down 77.2%), with forms like Liz falling out of fashion. Elizabeth has been the overall favorite, though Lily has gained in popularity.
Libby▲ is pronounced similarly to Liba, Luba, Lubah and Lyuba. Other recommended names are Abby, Bobby▼, Debby▼, Fiby, Kirby, Lilly▲, Lindy, Linzy, Livvy, Livy, Robby, Tabby and Tibby. These names tend to be less frequently used than Libby.