[ 2 syll. o-bi, ob-i ] The baby boy name Obi is pronounced as ow-BIY- †. Obi is used chiefly in the African and Igbo languages. Its origin is African-Igbo. The name means Heart.
Obea, Obee, Obey, Obie, and Oby are variants of Obi.
See also the related categories, igbo and heart.
Obi is a baby boy name of irregular use. It is not listed in the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Obi include Obie, Oba, Obey, Ofid, Ofidd, Ohev, Opi, Ovi, Ovie, Uwe, Opio, Ove, and Aube.
† English pronunciation for Obi: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"