What does Tobie mean?
Tobie /to-bie/ 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).
Associated with: good
(male) Teibie, Tobo, ..
(female) Tobiea, Tocia, ..
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. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Tobie for boys. Tobie reached its top rank of #1585 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not listed currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Tobe, Tobey, Tobias (#419 via latest list), Tobin (#1203) and Toby (#605) are the popular variation forms of Tobie listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Thoby, are uncommon. These forms of Tobie were at the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (adoption of 0.08%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.07%, 14.5% less), but with the form Tobe becoming less fashionable. Toby has been the most prominent, although Tobias appears to be getting popular too.
Recommended names are Abbie, Abie, Albie, Ambie, Bobbie▼, Bodie▲, Bogie, Bowie, Cobie, Codie▼, Colbie, Corbie, Corie, Ebbie, Gabie, Hobie, Howie, Hubie, Jodie, Jorie, Kobie, Kodie, Louie▼, Mosie, Obie▼, Robbie▼, Tabib, Tavie, Tobal, Tome, Tomie, Tommie▼, Toni, Tonie, Tonio, Tore, Toril, Torin, Torio, Torre and Torrie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tobie.