Toivo name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Toivo

User Submitted Origins

American Samoa

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from Florida, U.S. agree the name Toivo means "Hope".
  2. A submission from Finland says the name Toivo means "Hope in finnish" and is of Finnish origin.
  3. According to a user from Finland, the name Toivo means "Toivo is of Finnish oririgin. Toivo means 'Hope'".
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  1. hope

Notable Persons Named Toivo

Notable Persons Named Toivo

Toivo Koljonen

Toivo was born in 1912 in Lahti. He died in 1943.

Toivo Suursoo

Toivo Suursoo is a hockey player. He was most active from 1990 to 2011. Toivo was born on November 13th, 1975 in Soviet Union.

Toivo Alavirta

Toivo was born on June 27th, 1890. He died on June 23rd, 1940.

Toivo Pawlo

Toivo Pawlo was an actor. He was most active from 1943 to 1978. Toivo was born on December 25th, 1917 in London, England. He died on June 14th, 1979.

Toivo Mikael Kivimäki

Toivo Mikael Kivimäki was a Prime Minister of Finland. Toivo was born on June 5th, 1886 in Tarvasjoki. He breathed his last breath on May 6th, 1968.

Toivo Kärki

Toivo Kärki was a composer. Toivo was given the name Toivo Pietari Johannes Kärki on December 3rd, 1915. He passed away on April 30th, 1992.

  • Pepe Willberg
  • Toivo Loukola
  • Toivo Hyytiainen
  • Toivo Pohjala
  • Toivo Reingoldt
  • Toivo Aro
  • Toivo Haapanen

Notable Persons With the Last Name Toivo

Notable Persons With the Last Name Toivo

Andimba Toivo ya Toivo

Andimba Toivo ya Toivo is a Minister of Prisons, Minister of Labour, Minister of Mines, and Energy. Andimba was born on August 22nd, 1924 in Omangundu, Oshana Region, South-West Africa.

Riku Toivo

Riku Toivo is a hockey player for the Oulun Kärpät in the Liiga. He has been prominent since 2010. Riku was born on July 25th, 1989 in Oulunsalo.


Fun Facts about the name Toivo

  • How Popular is the name Toivo? Toivo is the 16,163rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Toivo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 535 babies born with the first name Toivo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Toivo 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 Toivo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Toivo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Toivo is Tuesday, May 17th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Toivo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Toivo was in 1918 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Toivo Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Toivo is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Massachusetts have the same name in 1914.
  • Weird things about the name Toivo: The name spelled backwards is Oviot. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Oitvo. How do you pronounce that?
  • Toivo name meaning

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