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Examples from the Web for tobias
The Daily Pic: Tobias Rehberger transplants a Frankfurt watering hole to New York.
German artist Tobias Rehberger has a favorite watering hole in Frankfurt called the Bar Oppenheimer.
For the record, the best three episodes deal with Gob, Tobias, and Buster, and it's not even close.In Defense of ‘Arrested Development’
May 28, 2013
It is Tobias Wolff, telling me how much he loves one of my stories.Juvenilia: A Bibliography
February 15, 2010
Struggle with a monster fish which had attacked Tobias whilst he slept.
I then continued with a prayer to God whilst Tobias fell asleep.
After this Tobias advanced, embraced his father, and then rubbed his eyes with the skate's liver.
Tobias had got well to do in the cranberry-raisin' line and drove a fast horse.
At the end of that mile Jonadab's craft's jib boom was just astern of Tobias's rudder.
Word Origin and History for 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.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper