Toba name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Toba

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Nigeria says the name Toba is of Yoruba origin and means "Worthy to be king".
  2. A submission from Nigeria says the name Toba means "King worthiness or worthy King" and is of Yoruba origin.
  3. A submission from Nigeria says the name Toba means "It's the shortened form of oluwatoba, and it means God is King".
  4. According to 2 people from New Jersey, U.S., the name Toba is of Hebrew / Jewish origin and means "Dove".
  5. According to a user from Canada, the name Toba is of Hebrew origin and means "Good".
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Notable Persons Named Toba

Notable Persons Named Toba


Toba is a monarch. He holds the title Emperor of Japan. He was most prominent from 1107 to 1123.

Toba Khedoori

Toba Khedoori is an artist. Toba was born in Sydney.

Toba Spitzer


Notable Persons With the Last Name Toba

Notable Persons With the Last Name Toba


Toba is a monarch. He holds the title Emperor of Japan. He was most prominent from 1107 to 1123.

Petre Tobă

Petre Tobă is a Minister of Internal Affairs. Petre was born on June 18th, 1964.

Andreas Toba

Andreas was born on October 7th, 1990 in Gehrden.

Eduardo Toba

Eduardo was born on May 14th, 1923 in Muxía. He passed away on August 1st, 2001.

Jun Toba

Jun Toba is a musician. Jun was born on October 13th, 1978 in Arida, Wakayama, Japan.

Mahmoud Toba

Mahmoud Toba is a soccer player for the ENPPI Club, Al Ahly SC, Misr El-Makasa SC, Petrojet FC, Al-Masry SC, and Egypt national under-20 football team. Mahmoud was born on October 1st, 1989 in Cairo.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Toba U.S.
  White 18.24% 64.26%
  African American 7.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 54.05% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Toba

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

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Fun Facts about the name Toba

  • How Popular is the name Toba? Toba is the 20,354th most popular name of all time. As a last name Toba was the 117,480th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Toba have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 360 babies born with the first name Toba in the United States. That's more than enough people named Toba 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 Toba? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Toba first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Toba is Wednesday, December 23rd, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Toba born? The highest recorded use of the first name Toba was in 2017 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Toba Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Toba is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Toba: The name spelled backwards is Abot. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tabo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Toba? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 148 people with the last name Toba.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Toba? Toba is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Toba name meaning

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