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Tobias

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1883 6 0 6
1884 8 0 8
1888 7 0 7
1889 10 0 10
1890 7 0 7
1892 5 0 5
1893 6 0 6
1897 5 0 5
1900 5 0 5
1901 8 0 8
1902 5 0 5
1904 5 0 5
1906 8 0 8
1908 6 0 6
1910 8 0 8
1911 5 0 5
1912 11 0 11
1913 7 0 7
1914 11 0 11
1915 16 0 16
1916 20 0 20
1917 27 0 27
1918 23 0 23
1919 16 0 16
1920 21 0 21
1921 24 0 24
1922 17 0 17
1923 15 0 15
1924 18 0 18
1925 11 0 11
1926 13 0 13
1927 18 0 18
1928 10 0 10
1929 8 0 8
1930 8 0 8
1931 8 0 8
1932 11 0 11
1933 14 0 14
1934 22 0 22
1935 9 0 9
1936 8 0 8
1937 6 0 6
1938 7 0 7
1939 13 0 13
1940 18 0 18
1941 20 0 20
1942 18 0 18
1943 16 0 16
1944 16 0 16
1945 14 0 14
1946 15 0 15
1947 11 0 11
1948 9 0 9
1949 23 0 23
1950 27 0 27
1951 27 0 27
1952 28 0 28
1953 14 0 14
1954 17 0 17
1955 21 0 21
1956 20 0 20
1957 24 0 24
1958 29 0 29
1959 37 0 37
1960 45 0 45
1961 49 0 49
1962 42 0 42
1963 55 0 55
1964 47 0 47
1965 70 0 70
1966 51 0 51
1967 57 0 57
1968 58 0 58
1969 103 0 103
1970 142 0 142
1971 125 0 125
1972 140 0 140
1973 149 0 149
1974 212 0 212
1975 238 0 238
1976 277 0 277
1977 256 0 256
1978 282 0 282
1979 279 0 279
1980 245 0 245
1981 208 0 208
1982 192 0 192
1983 153 0 153
1984 143 0 143
1985 151 0 151
1986 172 0 172
1987 151 0 151
1988 185 0 185
1989 195 0 195
1990 199 0 199
1991 191 0 191
1992 163 0 163
1993 196 0 196
1994 186 0 186
1995 220 0 220
1996 203 0 203
1997 262 0 262
1998 315 0 315
1999 326 0 326
2000 338 0 338
2001 363 0 363
2002 424 0 424
2003 491 0 491
2004 489 0 489
2005 516 0 516
2006 551 0 551
2007 569 0 569
2008 507 0 507
2009 535 0 535
2010 495 0 495
2011 473 0 473
2012 514 0 514
2013 561 0 561
2014 731 0 731
2015 1,109 0 1,109

Want to know about the popularity of the Tobias baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,306 babies born with the name Tobias in the United States. That's more than enough Tobias to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tobias" was in 2015 with a total of 1,109 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tobias)

According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tobias" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 203 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Tobias popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Tobias" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tobias as well as things modernly associated with the name Tobias such as celebrities named Tobias.

Origin and Meaning of Tobias

The name "Tobias" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God is good". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Tobias Menzies

Tobias Menzies is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1998 to present. Tobias was born in 1974 in London, EnglandUnited Kingdom.

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Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire is an actor and film producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Tobey was born in 1975 as Tobias Vincent Maguire in Santa Monica, California, U.S.

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Tobias Sammet

Tobias Sammet is a musician and songwriter specializing in power metal music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1992 to present. Tobias was born in 1977 as Tobias Sammet in Fulda, Germany.

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Tobias Linderoth

Tobias Linderoth is a football biography. Tobias was born in 1979 in Marseille, France.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Tobias

Tobias And Guy
Tobias Forge
Tobias Funke
Tobias Jesso Jr
Tobias Strebel
Tobias Eaton
Tobias Harris
Tobias Sorensen
Tobias Sheldon

Alternative Meanings

T is for tender, loving nature.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Your name in reverse order is "Saibot". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ioatbs". 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.

Past life for Tobias born May 13, 1985

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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