What does Tobie mean?
Tobie /to-bie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Hebrew and English origin, and the meaning of the name Tobie is "God is good". Tobie is a variant form, with the suffix -e, of Tobias (Hebrew): biblical name from the Old Testament. Tobie is also a form of Toby (English).
How popular is Tobie?
Tobie is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#70473 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Tobe, Tobias (#419 a year ago), Tobin and Toby (#605) are the popular variation forms of Tobie (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Tobey are uncommon. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3255%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.244%, 25% less), with the form Tobe becoming less fashionable. Tobias (#419) and Toby (#605) are two of the more fashionable birth names here. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Tobie and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)