Meaning and name origin
Joby \j(o)-by\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Joby), is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Joby is "persecuted". Joby is a variant of Job (Hebrew); biblical: a man called by God "blameless and upright".
Joby is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Joby for boys. Joby has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).