Tobie - A very unique male name

  Jan 23,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tobie appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2179. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tobie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tobie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Tobie. The baby boy name Tobie was given to 5 baby boys in 1979, ranking #2374 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 321,678 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tobie peaked in popularity 45 years ago in 1975 on position 2179.

Famous with this name

Tobie Cronje
Tobie Marier-Robitaille
Tobie Schumer

How would you rate Tobie, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (5 people)

Tobie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tobie is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,333 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,333.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Tobie is where you live.

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Tobie origin and meaning

Tobie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Tobie, pop culture references for the name Tobie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Tobie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Tobie, sorted by popularity.

Toby / Toivo / Tab / Tobey / Tovia / Tuvia / Tuff / Tobe / Tobiah /

Name statistics

Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

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Chart position per state (visualized)

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Chart position per state (table view)

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Even more about Tobie

These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Tobie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Tobie?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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Popularity Score™

Name Tobie
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 321,678
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1975
1979 births +5

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