Sofia name meaning
Babynology >> Italian Baby Names >> Meaning of name Sofia
 

Sofia Name Meaning

Name

Sofia

   

Meaning of Sofia

Form Of Sophia. See Sophie.

Sofia Name Origin

Italian
Sofia name origin
Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria. It was named after the second oldest church in the capital, the Hagia Sophia or St Sofia Church.
Your Opinion About Sofia Name
Cute Name
Unique Name
Popular Name
More About Italian Name : Sofia
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
Famous Name Sofia
Sofia Gubaidulina
is a Russian composer of half Russian half Tatar ethnicity. Gubaidulina was born in Chistopol, in the Tatar ASSR. In her youth she would spend much time praying in the fields near her home that she might one day become a composer. She studied composition and piano at the Kazan Conservatory, graduating in 1954. In Moscow she undertook further studies at the Conservatory with Nikolay Peyko until 1959, and then with Shebalin until 1963.
 
Any Worlds of Choices for Baby Boy Names
The nine months that precede the arrival of your sweet bundle of joy is marked with hectic activity and fervor. There is a special room to decorate, furniture to buy and hospitals to visit. More..
 

Italian Girl Names

Immigrant Baby Names and the Ethnic Identity
If you have immigrated from your home country and have finally arrived in your land of dreams and opportunities, an ethnic name which reflects your original culture just might pose a minor challenge or two. There is no harm in trying ....More..
 
List of Italian baby names, Italian baby boy names (male), girl names (female) & Italian names meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this list of Italian baby names only for reference/idea to name your kid/child. Database of baby names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site visitors and resources partners.
Meaning of Sofia in Italian origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.