[ syll. jo-ba, job-a ] The baby boy name Joba is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is JHOWBAH †. Joba is used predominantly in the Lapp language and it is derived from Hebrew origins. Joba is a variant of the name John (English and Hebrew).
See also the related category hebrew.
Joba is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Joba, John was the most commonly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Joba include Jabesh, Jabeshe, Jabez (English), Jabezz, Jacobs, Jakobs, Javas, Jekebs (Lithuanian), Joseba (Basque), Gypsy, Jakobus (German), Jaquavis, Jovica (Slavic), Jaquavious, Jaquavius, Giuseppea, Jabulanee, Jabulaney, Jabulanie, and Jabulanea.
† approx English pronunciation for Joba: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"