What does Sofia mean?
Sofia /so-fia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced so-FEE_ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Sofia is "wisdom". Spanish, Italian, and Scandinavian form of Sophia.
Related girl name: Zsofia.more]
How popular is Sofia?
Sofia is a very popular first name for women (#765 out of 4276, Top 18%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#25076 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Sofia for girls. Sofia reached its peak rank of #12 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Sofie, Sonia (#946 a year ago), Sonja, Sonya, Sophia (#3) and Sophie (#91) are the popular variation forms of Sofia (#12 a year ago). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity in 1999 (usage of 0.4737%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.4211%, ▼11.1%), with the forms Sonia, Sonja and Sonya becoming less in vogue. Sofia (#12), Sophia (#3) and Sophie (#91) are three of the more fashionable girl names among these, and there is a rebound in baby name usage for these names. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Sofia and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)