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Meaning and Name Origin

Toby \t(o)-by\ as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Toby) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Toby is "God is good".


Toby has 14 variants: Taube, Taubey, Taubie, Thobey, Thobie, Thoby, Tobe, Tobee, Tobey, Tobi, Tobish, Tova, Tovah and Tove.


Toby is a very popular first name for women (#1545 out of 4276, Top 36%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#23339 out of 88799, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Toby for girls. Toby was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its highest position of #714 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Toby name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Toby outside U.S.

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Toby and related names. Tove and Tova are the popular related forms of Toby. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 and have become less widespread since, with the form Toby becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Toby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tova, Tove outside U.S.

Similar Names

Toby is pronounced similarly to Tabby and Tibby. Other suggested similar baby names are Joby, Tavy, Tony and Tory. These names tend to be less frequently used than Toby.