[ 2 syll. jo-by, job-y ] The baby girl name Joby is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced JHOWBiy- †. Joby is of English and Hebrew origin. It is used mainly in English. From Hebrew roots, its meaning is 'afflicted, persecuted'.
Joby is a familiar form of the English Jobeth.
Joby is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Joby: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"