What does Tovah mean?
Tovah /to-vah/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Tovah is "God is good; beautiful Thor; good". Tovah is an alternate spelling of Toby (Hebrew) with the suffix -vah. Tovah is also a variation of Tova (Old Norse, Hebrew): as a Swedish name.
How popular is Tovah?
Tovah is an unusual given name for females. Tovah is an equally unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Tovah and associated names. Popular varying forms of Tovah (not ranked) are Toby, Tova and Tove. Adoption of these forms of Tovah reached its most widespread during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.095%) and is now lower, with the form Toby becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Tovah is pronounced similarly to Tava, Tavia, Tavie and Tavy. Other suggested similar baby names are Alvah, Avah▲, Dorah, Elvah, Evah, Jorah, Kivah, Lorah, Nonah, Norah▲, Oonah, Tajah, Tarah, Terah, Tinah, Toia, Tola, Toma, Tona, Tonyah, Topaz, Tora, Toya, Yonah and Zivah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tovah.