What does Sofia mean?
Related girl name: Zsofia.Creative forms:
(female) Sefia, Sofias, ..
(male) Sori, .. Middle name pairings:
Sofia Hayleigh (S.H.), ..
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)
Sofia reached its peak rank of #12 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is presently at #14. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Sofie (#1374 a year ago), Sonia (#1071), Sonja, Sonya (#1416), Sophia (#3), Sophie (#104) and Zofia are the popular variation forms of Sofia (#14 a year ago). These forms of Sofia reached the peak of their popularity less than a decade ago (adoption of 2.2%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 1.8%, ▼19.7%). Sophia is more widely used than the rest, though Sofia has become trendy as well, while versions like Sonia have lost favor.
Sofia▲ is pronounced similarly to Safia, Safiya and Safiyah. Other suggested similar names are Afia, Docia▼, Donia, Doria, Dosia, Ionia, Jocia, Joia, Loria, Moia, Moria, Novia, Orfia, Sadia, Safira, Samia, Saria, Scotia, Sefira, Selia, Silia, Siria, Sohnia, Soki, Sokie, Solina, Soma, Syria, Toia, Tonia▼, Toria, Tosia, Zoia, Zolia and Zonia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sofia.See names in meaning and etymology.