Toby is a short variant of the name Tobias, which is a Greek form of the Hebrew “Tuvijah(u)”. It is also common as a girl’s name (especially in the 1930s and 40s).
Toby means “Yahweh is good” (from Hebrew “tov” = good + “Yahweh” = referring to the Hebrew God).
The name Toby is ranked #1711 overall.
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Last updated: 4/13/2022
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