Bobe Family History
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Bobe Name Meaning
Catalan (Bobé): respelling of Bover, occupational name for a herdsman, from Catalan bover ‘oxherd’, ‘cowherd’ (Late Latin bovarius). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name bobe, babe, from a Slavic word meaning ‘old woman’ or ‘grandmother’. This was bestowed on girls in the hope that they would live a long life and grow old.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Babe, Bove, Kobe, Jobe, Bobek, Bobo, Bob, Bode, Boe, Bone