Tobby name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tobby

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

B is for bounce, your ability to renew.

B is for bygone, never forgetting golden memories.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Fun Facts about the name Tobby

  • How Popular is the name Tobby? Tobby is the 19,359th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tobby have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 394 babies born with the first name Tobby in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tobby 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 Tobby? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tobby first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tobby is Friday, June 25th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Tobby born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tobby was in 1977 with a total of 36 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Tobby: The name spelled backwards is Ybbot. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Oytbb. How do you pronounce that?
  • Tobby name meaning

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