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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #5306 most popular

What does the name "Job" mean?

Job (Hebrew): Persecuted

The name "Job" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Persecuted". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

B is for buddy, everyone is your pal.

Your name in reverse order is "Boj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Obj". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Job" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Job? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,712 babies born with the name Job in the United States. That's more than enough Jobs to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1891 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Job" was in 2004 with a total of 89 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Job" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 76 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Job popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Job in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Job born Jun 23, 1968

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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