What does Toby mean?
Toby /to-by/ [2 sylls.] 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".
How popular is Toby?
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 (#18506 out of 150436, Top 12%). (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 list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
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 1930-1939 (usage of 0.0953%) and have become less widespread since, with the form Toby becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)