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What does Joab mean?

Joab Pronunciation of Joab as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Joab is "praise Jehovah". Also form of Job.





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How popular is Joab?

Joab is an uncommon given name for males and an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

The only popular varying form of Joab (UNLISTED) rated in the Top 2000 is Job. Adoption of this form of Joab reached its apex less than a decade ago. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Job in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joab and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Joab is alike in pronunciation to Jeb and Jobe. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Ahab, Gab, Ihab, Ja-, Jaap, Jae, Jai, Jak, Jan, Jaq, Jax, Jay, Jean, Jian, Jo, Joao, Joash, Joby, Jock, Jodi, Jody, Joe, Joed, Joel, Joey, Johan, Johar, John, Jomal, Jomar, Jon, Jona, Jonah, Jonas, Jonn, Joop, Joos, Joram, Joran, Jorg, Jori, Jorn, Jory, Jose, Josh, Joss, Jovan, Jove, Jovi, Juan, Moab, Rab and Tab. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joab.

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