Hobby Name Meaning

nickname from Middle English hobi ‘hobby’, a small falcon, or from the same word denoting a small horse. habitational name from Hoby in Leicestershire, named with Old English hoh ‘spur of a hill’ + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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List of People with Surname Hobby

Based on our public records, there are a total of 740 people with the surname Hobby. Among these people surnamed Hobby, there are approximately 208 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. John Hobby, Michael Hobby and William Hobby are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hobby, with 24, 19 and 18 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Georgia has the most people surnamed Hobby, with a total of 132 people, and there are a total of 99 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hobby, with a total of 103 people and an average of 72 distinct names.