Sophie name meaning
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Sophie Name Meaning

Name

Sophie

   
Pronounciation
ZO-fee

Meaning of Sophie

Wisdom

Sophie Name Origin

German
Sophie name origin
Sophie means Wisdom, she is first to try everthing and is skilled in many different ways
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Sophie is the French form of Sophia. In English speaking countries, Sophie has often been regarded as a diminutive of "Sophia", but it has also frequently been given as a name in its own right, especially in the United Kingdom where it has been consistently popular since the 1960s. Like Sophia, it originates from the Greek, meaning "wisdom." Sophie means Wisdom, she is first to try everthing and is skilled in many different ways 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.
Sophie also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish
Famous Name Sophie
Sophie Ackermann
was a German actress from Berlin. She first married an organist named Schröder, who was unable to support his family. She entered the stage in 1740 in Lüneburg and established her own troupe in 1741 who failed in 1744. She left the stage for three years. In 1749, she married Konrad Ackermann in Moscow.They left Russia in 1751 and founded the famous Ackermann troupe (Ackermann'sche Gesellschaft).
 
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Meaning of Sophie in German origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.