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Hob

What does Hob mean?

Hob Pronunciation of Hob as a name for boys. The name Hob means "bright fame". Hob is an alternate spelling of Hobbes (Old English, Old German): respelling of Robert. See also Bob, Hopkin

ASSOCIATED WITH Ho-, bright, fame

Variations

RELATION VIA HOBBES Hobbs

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Hob Micheal (H.M.), ..

How popular is Hob?

Hob is a rare first name for males. Hob is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Bob is the only prominent related form of Hob (NOT IN TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Hob reached its highest in the 1930s (#85), but now, Bob has become somewhat dated. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)



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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hob and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hob is pronounced similarly to Hube. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Cob, How, Job and Rob. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hob.

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