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The name Toby is of Hebrew origin, and means God is good.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Toby has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Toby
Use of the Name Toby for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
2,905 267 0 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Toby has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Toby first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1905, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Toby
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1905  9918
1906    
1907    
1908    
1909    
1910    
1911    
1912    
1913    
1914    
1915    
1916    
1917    
1918    
1919    
1920    
192196859  
1922    
1923    
192499959  
1925    
1926    
1927    
1928    
1929    
1930    
1931    
1932    
193389358  
193466810186054
19356969382857
193652615280159
193762811875766
193854415785953
193953615470572
194057414869476
194154516963093
1942599155561121
1943598159586118
1944694117495151
1945640132542122
1946762117567128
1947764127560145
1948788119569138
1949809116554147
1950831111551151
1951866108572145
1952885109508188
1953  530179
1954  534185
1955  530191
1956970109488244
1957  495248
1958  453301
1959  466293
1960  410372
1961  465303
1962  420361
1963  409388
1964  416376
1965  350472
1966  404351
1967  363430
1968  324551
1969  272754
1970  242979
1971  2291,030
1972  241890
1973  2181,001
1974  2071,076
19758491581901,191
1976  2021,091
1977  2081,062
1978  238884
1979  298667
1980  304648
1981  378455
1982  372466
1983  420383
1984  451345
1985  485320
1986  503303
1987  526293
1988  556274
1989  610261
1990  577307
1991  638257
1992  607289
1993  619283
1994  590306
1995  576316
1996  549342
1997  560343
1998  581337
1999  586332
2000  538403
2001  533409
2002  476498
2003  434579
2004  426607
Totals:  2,905 27,318

During the last 125 years, parents have used Toby as a girl's name about 9% of the time and more frequently (about 90% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Toby appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 24 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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