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pinWhat does Kobi mean?

Kobi /ko-bi/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hungarian origin. Variant of Jacob (Hebrew) "he who supplants". Basketball player Kobe Bryant; soccer player Cobi Jones.


Kobi has 9 variants: Cobe, Cobey, Cobi, Cobie, Coby, Kobe, Kobey, Kobie and Koby.

Kobi has 22 more different relations via Cobi, Jacob: Cob, Cobb, Cobby, Iago, Iakob, Jaap, Jack, Jaco, Jacobi, Jacobo, Jacoby, Jago, Jake, Jakie, Jakob, Jakobe, Jamie, Jay, Jeb, Jim, Kapel and Kobus.

Kreatif forms: Kabi, Kaubi, Konbi. [more]

pinHow popular is Kobi?

Kobi is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#111119 out of 150436, Top 74%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Kobi and associated names. Jacob (#4 last year), Jack (#41), Jake (#190), Jay (#372), Jakob (#458), Kobe (#537), Jacoby (#593), Jamie (#786), Koby, Jakobe, Jim and Coby are the popular varying forms of Kobi (unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in 2001 (usage of 0.5839%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.4183%, down 28.4%), with the forms Jamie, Coby, Jim, Koby and Jay falling out of style. The trendier birth names here are Jacob (#4), Jake (#190), Kobe (#537), Jakob (#458) and Jacoby (#593), with Jacob and Jake enjoying a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Coby, Jack, Jacob, Jacoby, Jake in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jakob, Jakobe, Jamie, Jay, Jim in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kobe, Koby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jack, Jacob, Jake, Jakob, Jamie outside U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Kobi is alike in pronunciation to Kibo. Other suggested similar baby names are Kodi, Kofi, Kori, Kosi, Robi and Tobi. Like Kobi, these names are not commonly used.