Tobias

[ tuh-bahy-uh s ]
/ təˈbaɪ əs /
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noun

the son of Tobit.
Douay Bible. Tobit.
a male given name.

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Tobias

masc. proper name, from Late Latin Tobias, from Greek Tobias, from Hebrew Tobhiyyah, literally "the Lord is my Good," from Hebrew tobh "good." Toby is a short form.

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