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Cobi

What does Cobi mean?

Cobi Pronunciation of Cobi [co-bi] as a boys' name has its roots in Hebrew and Hungarian, and Cobi means "he who supplants". Cobi is a Pawnee form of Jacob (Hebrew). Cobi is also a variation of Kobi (Hungarian).

Associated with: supplants (victory).

Variations

Cobi has 7 variants: Cobby, Cobey, Cobie, Coby, Kobey, Kobie and Koby.

7 more related forms via Jacob, Kobi: Cob, Cobb, Cobe, Jacobi, Jeb, Kobe and Kobus.

Creative forms:
(male) Cabi, Caobi, ..

(female) Conia, Copri, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cobi Marlin (C.M.), ..

How popular is Cobi?

Cobi is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Cobi is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Cobi (not in Top 2000) are Jacob (#4 the previous year), Kobe (#591), Jacobi (#1317), Coby (#1384), Koby (#1507), Kobie, Kobi, Jeb, Cobe and Kobey. Other forms, like Cobie, are uncommon. These relations of Cobi were favored as birth names 2 decades ago (average #1217) and are now much less common (#1480, down 55%), with forms like Kobe falling out of fashion. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cobe, Coby, Jacob, Jacobi, Jeb in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kobe, Kobey, Kobi, Kobie, Koby in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Cobi is pronounced similarly to Cuba and Kibo. Other recommended names are Bibi, Cabe, Cai, Ceri, Chai, Choni, Codie, Cody, Coe, Col, Colbie, Colby, Cole, Colin, Colis, Coll, Colm, Colt, Como, Con, Conn, Cook, Coop, Cope, Cor, Corbie, Corbin, Corbit, Corby, Cord, Corie, Corin, Cork, Cort, Cory, Coty, Cox, Coxe, Coy, Coye, Gabi, Obi, Rabi, Robi, Rubi and Tobi. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cobi.

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