Meaning and Name Origin
Jobe \j(o)-be\ as a name for boys. Jobe's root is Hebrew, and Jobe means "persecuted". Jobe is a variant of Job (Hebrew); biblical: a man called by God "blameless and upright". Not frequently used as a boys' name.
Jobe has 1 variant: Joab.
Jobe has 1 more related form via Job: Joby.
Jobe is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#3163 out of 88799, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jobe for boys. Jobe has not made it into the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)