What does Webb mean?
Webb /webb/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Webb is "weaver". Occupational name used mostly in the 19th century. Actors Clifton Webb, Jack Webb.
How popular is Webb?
Webb is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#137 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Webb for boys. Webb reached its apex position of #726 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
The only other popular varying form of Webb is Webster. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3975%) and are now significantly less popular, with the forms Webb and Webster becoming less stylish. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Webb and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Webb▼ is pronounced similarly to Weeb. Like Webb, this name is not frequently used.