English surname derived from Tobias
"God is good"

Tobin Origin and Meaning

The name Tobin is a boy's name of English origin meaning "God is good".

Tobias-related name that makes an attractive and modern-sounding form of the biblical original. It was recently chosen by Karolina Kurkova for her son.

# 874 in the US

Tobin Rank in US Top 1000

# 1398 on Nameberry

Tobin Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Tobin Popularity

Famous People Named Tobin

  • Tobin Bell (born Joseph Henry TobinJr.), American actor
  • Tobin SproutAmerican Musician of band Guided by Voices
  • Tobin MitnickAmerican actor
  • Tobin Cornelius RoteAmerican NFL player
  • Tobin Esperancebass player for American rock band Papa Roach
  • Tobin Jack Drury (b. 2009)son of Czech model Karolína Kurková
  • James Tobinwinner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics
  • Maurice TobinMayor of Boston, Governor of Massachusetts & US Secretary of Labor

Tobin in Pop Culture

  • Tobincharacter on TV's "The Walking Dead"
  • Tobincharacter in Jessica Day George's "Dragon Slippers" series
  • Tobincharacter in NBC's "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist"