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Toby Meaning


What does Toby mean?

The name Toby is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Toby is "G-d is good".

Toby is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced To-by.

The Given Name Toby

Toby is a variant of Tobey. See Tobey for further details.

Toby is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

A name fit for a child full of greatness and spirit, a little adventurer.

A refined name that will be delightful to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Toby Gerhart, Toby Jones, and Toby Regbo.

Toby Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 765 in baby name popularity for boys with 314 occurrences. It ranked 2,365 in baby name popularity for girls with 79 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 684 in baby name popularity for boys with 369 occurrences. It ranked 2,333 in baby name popularity for girls with 80 occurrences.

Want to see how Toby sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Toby Name Popularity Page.

Toby Related Names

Toby is a variant of Tobey.

Famous Tobys

  • Toby Gerhart ~ Football Player
  • Toby Jones ~ Actor
  • Toby Regbo ~ Actor

Toby Numerology

What will your new littleToby be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Toby are often soft and detailed but most of all they are read more >>

Toby Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Toby in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Toby.

Just for fun, see the name Toby in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Toby in Nautical Flags page.