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Kobe

What does Kobe mean?

Kobe Pronunciation of Kobe as a name for boys is of Hungarian origin. Kobe is a variant form of Coby: possibly a pet form of Coburn. Kobe is also a form of Kobi (Hungarian).

ASSOCIATED WITH Ko-

Variations

VARIANT Cobe

OTHER FORMS VIA COBY, KOBI Cobey, Cobi, Cobie, Kobey, Kobie, Koby

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Kobe Emil (K.E.), ..

How popular is Kobe?

Kobe is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#29784 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Kobe was first listed in 1996 and reached its top position of #222 in the U.S. in 2001, and is currently at #591. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Kobe (#591 VIA LATEST LIST) are Cobe, Coby (#1384), Kobey, Kobi, Kobie and Koby (#1507). Usage of these forms of Kobe was at its most widespread 14 years ago (USAGE OF 0.1%) and is now significantly lower.



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kobe, Cobe, Coby, Kobey, Kobi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kobie, Koby in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kobe is pronounced similarly to Cabe, Cob, Cobb and Cobe. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abbe, Abe, Aube, Ebbe, Fabe, Gabe, Hube, Jobe, Kade, Kale, Kane, Kaye, Keye, Kibo, Kile, Koa, Kobey, Kobi, Kobie, Kobus, Koby, Kodey, Kodi, Kodie, Kody, Kofi, Kojo, Kolby, Kolt, Kord, Koren, Korey, Kori, Kort, Kory, Kosi, Kye, Kyle, Rube and Tobe. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kobe.


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