Kobi - boys name

Kobi name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Kobi name meaning:

The name Kobi is of Hebrew origin and is predominantly given to boys. It is a variant of the name Jacob, which means "supplanter" or "one who follows" in Hebrew. Jacob is a significant biblical figure in the Old Testament, known for his cunning and his ability to outwit his brother Esau. The name Kobi carries connotations of strength, determination, and assertiveness.

In modern times, the name Kobi is often seen as a trendy and unique alternative to the more common names derived from Jacob. It exudes a sense of confidence and individuality, making it a popular choice among parents looking for a name that stands out. The name Kobi also has a modern and energetic feel to it, making it suitable for boys who possess a lively and adventurous spirit.

Overall, the name Kobi carries a strong and positive meaning, symbolizing qualities of leadership, perseverance, and adaptability. It is a name that can inspire greatness and success, while also reflecting the bearer's distinct personality and character.


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Overall UK ranking: 341 out of 4789

131 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (353)

Historical popularity of Kobi

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