Kobe meaning

: Heel, Supplanter

Kobe Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \k(o)-be\
Number of People 👶 17,000
Rate in 2021 431
Numerology 🔢 6
Name origin 🌍 Russian
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Kobe Name Meaning

. Experts believe that Kobe includes two elements. One element is "Ko" which means "god" and the other one is "Be" which means "door".


Kobe Name Origin and History

Additional description of the name Kobe
Additional description of the name Kobe

The interesting thing about Kobe is that it comes from a city in Japan that is Famous for its Kobe beef. Located in the South of Japan, Kobe is the fifth biggest city in the country. The history of this city dates back to AD 201 and that is why it has one of the oldest shrines in the country. The name of the city was chosen Kobe because the followers of the Shinto Shrine (which is located in the city) were called "Kanbe"

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Additional name description Kobe
Additional name description Kobe

What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him Kobe?

This name suggests that you are willing to sacrifice your desires for the sake of others' needs. You have a reasonable and balanced personality. You are a very creative person. You often volunteer in civic activities and take on a lot of responsibility. Other people come to you for advice because you are a very good listener.

You would love to be a mediator and settle people’s disputes. Two features that describe you include a Natural born peacemaker and a spiritual idealist. You are an expert on religion, philosophy, and less traditional forms of healing. Enlightenment is your lifelong search. You are very selective in choosing friends because you sense people’s feelings and motivations.

You are very knowledgeable and you depend on your gut feeling when it comes to making decisions. You are a force to be reckoned with. You possess great concentration and memory. You can be edgy at times, try to avoid these situations. You are a great writer.

How do people react to you?

This name refers to someone who is a family person. Someone who provides for his loved ones and supports them. Other people trust you and trust your judgment. You dress well but instead of trends and fashion, you are more concerned with the price and quality of the clothes. When it is necessary, people can count on you to be there for them.

Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues

Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday


Kobe made its debut on the U.S naming charts in 1997. Kobe Bryant signed for Los Angeles Lakers when he was just 17 years old but from the very beginning, he turned heads towards himself. In 1997, during All-Star weekend, he became the youngest player ever to win the Slam Dunk contest. That was the beginning of Kobe as a name in the U.S. For its debut, Kobe was ranked 553rd among the most popular names for boys which is a very impressive position that didn't exist just a year before. In five years, Kobe reached the 222nd position. This showed that people loved Kobe Bryant and showed their admiration for him by naming their sons after him. Not surprisingly, when the allegations of Kobe Bryant's rape case came up, the name decreased substantially. Nowadays Kobe is experiencing moderate levels of success. Kobe is a great example of how POP culture can influence American families.

Here are some famous people named Kobe:

Kobe Bryant (basketball player)

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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Kobe?
The origin of the name Kobe is Russian.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Kobe?
Heel, Supplanter
*️⃣ How many people are named Kobe?
Almost 17000 people are named Kobe.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Kobe?
The names of Christina, Cristina, Kristina, Kristen, Kirsten