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Meaning of Sophie

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Meaning

The name Sophie has the following meaning:

Wisdom. An ancient and feminine name. Relatively popular with celebrity parents.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Sophie is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 145 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Sophie rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 10 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 65 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Sophie in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Origins

The name Sophie is very likely a(n) French variant of the name Sophia.

See other suggested French girl baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Sophia.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Sophie and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Sophie: Boys - Cristopher, Darius, Deo, Galen, Leander, Philip, Girls - Damaris, Dea, Dido, Kittie, Larissa, Leandra, Lexi, Lydia, Ophelia, Both genders - Christopher, Cora, Stephanie

Variants

The name Sophie is a variant of Sophia. Other popular variants of the name Sophia are: Chofa, Fifi, Saffi, Sofia (Norwegian), Sofka, Sofy, Sofya, Sohvi (Finnish), Sonia, Sonja, Sonya (Russian), Soph, Sophie (French), Zofia, Zosha, Zosia (Polish)

Style

We think the name Sophie should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Sophie to be: A sweet and pretty girl

In one word, you might describe Sophie as a(n) "pretty" person.

See other "pretty" names for girls.

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