Sophie: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Sophie

This is the French form of the name Sophia, which means “wisdom” in Greek. So your Sophie is either going to be super smart, or a smart-ass and think you know nothing. (Or both.) An alternative spelling is the Dutch variation Sofie.

Nicknames:

Soph.

Famous people named Sophie:

Actresses Sophie Turner, Sophie Tucker, and Sophie Marceau; daughters of Gary Sinise, Nick Nolte, and Bette Midler.

Fun fact:

There’s a Sophie as the main character in both the musical Mamma Mia! and Roald Dahl’s book The BFG.

More Inspiration:

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