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Sofia Name Meaning

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Sofia

   

Meaning of Sofia

Form Of Sophia. See Sophie.

Sofia Name Origin

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Sofia name origin
A borrowing from the Greek, Sophia is directly derived from sophia (wisdom, skill). The name has been in common use in England since the 17th century, when it was bestowed upon the infant daughter of James I.
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Sophia in greek means "wisdom" Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria. It was named after the second oldest church in the capital, the Hagia Sophia or St Sofia Church. Sophia in greek means "wisdom" A borrowing from the Greek, Sophia is directly derived from sophia (wisdom, skill). The name has been in common use in England since the 17th century, when it was bestowed upon the infant daughter of James I. Invention of author Marie Corelli for the name of the Norwegian heroine in her novel Thelma (1887). Sofia name is nick name of Sophia. Electress Sophia of Hanover, who became the mother of George I, King of England and de facto Prince-Elector of Hanover.
Sofia Name also appears in following Origin(s): Norway, Scandinavian, Latin
Sofia also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Afghan, American, Australian, Chinese, Danish
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Sofia Muratova
is a former Soviet gymnast, who competed in the 1950s and 1960s, training at Dynamo in Moscow, and won eight Olympic medals.
 
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Meaning of Sofia in Italian origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.