What does Sophie mean?
Sophie /so-phie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Sophie means "wisdom". Sophie is a version of Sophia (Greek) with the suffix -e.
Sophie has 1 masculine form: Sofus.Kreatif forms: Saphie, Siphie, Suphie. [more]
How popular is Sophie?
Sophie is a very popular first name for females (#463 out of 4276, Top 11%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#128797 out of 150436, Top 86%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Sophie for girls. Sophie reached its top position of #51 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is currently at #91. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Sofia (#12 in 2014), Sofie, Sonia (#946), Sonja, Sonya and Sophia (#3) are the popular alternative forms of Sophie (#91 in 2014). Forms like Sophy are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1999 (usage of 0.4737%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4211%, ▼11.1%), with the forms Sonia, Sonja and Sonya becoming less trendy. Sofia (#12), Sophia (#3) and Sophie (#91) are three of the more contemporarily stylish girl names here, with these names undergoing a rebound in popularity. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Sophie and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)