First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Boby mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Boby

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Australia says the name Boby is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Famous".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Boby

Notable Persons Named Boby

Boby Lapointe

Boby was born on April 16th, 1922 in Pézenas, France. He passed away on June 29th, 1972.

Boby Zavala

Boby was born on February 12th, 1991 in Torreón. Boby is also known as Licantropo.

Boby Techi

Boby Techi is an indie pop and indie folk singing, songwriter, and actor. She plays Guitar and Piano. She was most active from 2013 to present. Boby was born on January 9th, 1990 in Itanagar, India.

Boby Simms

Boby Simms is an athlete. Boby was born on September 3rd, 1938 in Clendenin, West Virginia.

Boby John

Boby John is an audio engineer. He was most active from 1995 to present. Boby was born on August 31st, 1970 in Vazhakulam.

Boby Nzeh

Boby Nzeh is an athlete for the Calabar Rovers.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Boby

Notable Persons With the Last Name Boby

Yaspi Boby

Yaspi was born on October 28th, 1987.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Boby U.S.
  White 46.03% 64.26%
  African American 8.73% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 38.89% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Boby

People with the last name Boby are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Boby

  • How Popular is the name Boby? Boby is the 19,928th most popular name of all time. As a last name Boby was the 133,863rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Boby have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 374 babies born with the first name Boby in the United States. That's more than enough people named Boby to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Boby? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Boby first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Boby is Wednesday, September 4th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Boby born? The highest recorded use of the first name Boby was in 1935 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Boby Factoid: According to the 1937 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Boby is not a popular baby boy's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Arkansas have the same name in 1937.
  • Weird things about the name Boby: The name spelled backwards is Ybob. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Bybo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Boby? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 126 people with the last name Boby.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Boby? Boby is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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