What does Tove mean?
Tove /tove/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and Tove means "God is good". Tove is an alternate form of Toby (Hebrew) with the suffix -ve.
How popular is Tove?
Tove is an unusual first name for females. Tove is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Tove for girls. Tove reached its apex rank of #62 in Sweden in 2001, and is at #100 currently. (Top 100 Birth Names Statistics, 2013)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Tove and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Tove are Toby and Tova. Forms like Taubie are uncommon. These girl names reached the peak 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 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)