Sofia: baby girl name meaning and popularity


A variation of Sophia, this name also means “wisdom” and traces back to the 4th century. It’s also the name of the current princess of Sweden. Sofia rose to popularity within the past few years, possibly due to Disney Junior and Modern Family’s influence.



Famous people named Sofia:

Famous Sophias / Sofias: Actresses Sophia Bush; Sophia Loren; Sofia Vergara; Golden Girl favorite Sophia Petrillo; Disney Junior’s Sofia the First.

Fun fact:

This name was first made famous in English when King James I named his infant daughter Sophia.

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