Coby - boys name

Coby name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Coby name meaning:

The name Coby is a variant of the name Jacob, which has Hebrew origins. It is derived from the Hebrew name Yaakov, meaning "supplanter" or "one who follows." The name Coby is typically used as a given name for boys. It is a short and modern-sounding name that has gained popularity in recent years.

People with the name Coby are often described as confident, assertive, and ambitious. They have a natural ability to lead and are not afraid to take charge. They are also known for their strong will and determination, which helps them overcome obstacles and achieve their goals.

Those named Coby tend to be outgoing and sociable individuals who enjoy being surrounded by others. They have a charismatic personality and are often the center of attention. Coby is a name that carries a sense of strength and individuality, making it a popular choice for parents looking for a unique and powerful name for their son.

Origin: English

Variant of Coburn.

Related names

Coburn , Coby

Other boys names beginning with C


Overall UK ranking: 278 out of 4789

167 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Coby

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