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What does Ib mean?

Ib Pronunciation of Ib [ib] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Ib) is of Danish origin, and the meaning of Ib is "Baal's pledge". Baal was an ancient god of the Semites. Ballet dancer Ib Anderson.

Associated with: ancient (old).


Creative forms:
(male) Igo, Ilo, ..

(female) Igo, Ine, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ib Aiden (I.A.), ..

How popular is Ib?

Ib is a rare first name for men and an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Ib has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ib name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ib is alike in pronunciation to Ab, Abbe, Abe, Aube, Eb, Ebbe, Web, Webb and Weeb. Other suggested similar names are Abo, Ad, Al, Am, Ax, Bo, Bob, Cob, Cy, Ed, Em, Ep (see Ephraim), Ev, Fib, Gab, Gib, Hi, Hob, Hy, Ian, Ido, Ihab, Ike, Ing, Ion, Ira, Irl, Irv, Isa, Ive, Ivo, Iwo, Jeb, Jo, Job, KC, Le, Mo, O-, Obi, Or, Ot, Oz, Rab, Rob, Seb, Si, Tab, Ty and Zeb. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ib.

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