What does Sophie mean?
Sophie \s(o)-phie\ as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Sophie means "wisdom". Sophie is a derivative of Sophia (Greek): used in English-speaking countries since the 17th century. Very popular birth name for females.
Sophie has 1 masculine form: Sofus.
Sophie is a very popular first name for females (#463 out of 4276, Top 11%) but a rare last name for all people. (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). Usage of these girl names was at its peak in 1999 and is somewhat lower today, 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)