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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 jubilant, the upbeat you!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

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

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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 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Job" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of only 77 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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Job born Aug 3, 1971

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 Romania approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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