Home > Cobb


What does Cobb mean?

Cobb Pronunciation of Cobb as a boys' name is of Old English origin. Probably comes from "cottage". Baseball player Ty Cobb. Also form of Jacob.

ASSOCIATED WITH Co-, old english, cottage (home)





Cobb Augustin (C.A.), ..

How popular is Cobb?

Cobb is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#472 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Jacob (#4 IN RECENT RANKINGS) is the only popular varying form of Cobb (UNLISTED). This relation of Cobb was favored as a birth name 16 years ago (USAGE OF 1.84%) and has become significantly less popular since (USAGE 0.83%, 54.8% LESS). (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacob in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Cobb is pronounced similarly to Cabe, Cob, Cobe and Kobe. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Cobby, Cobey, Cobi, Cobie, Coby, Cody, Coe, Col, Colby, Cole, Coll, Colm, Colt, Como, Con, Conn, Cook, Coop, Cope, Cor, Corby, Cord, Cork, Cort, Cory, Coty, Cox, Coxe, Coy, Coye, Cuba, Gibb, Robb, Tabb and Webb. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cobb.