What does Dobbs mean?
(male) Debbs, Dobby, ..
(female) Dobsey, .. Middle name pairings:
Dobbs Sabastian (D.S.), ..
How popular is Dobbs?
Dobbs is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1829 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Dobbs (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Bob, Bobbie, Bobby (#738 via latest list), Rob, Robb, Robbie, Robbin, Robby, Robert (#63), Robin (#973) and Robyn. Adoption of these relations of Dobbs was at its peak during 1930-1939 (median #1080) and has become much lower since (#1615, ▼95%), with forms like Bobby becoming less stylish. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Dodds, Gibbs and Hobbs. Like Dobbs, these names are not frequently used.