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Sophie meaning

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Sophie Numerology :
Personality No. 7. People with the name Sophie seek religion & wisdom. They hate doing physical work. They are introspective, scientific & analytical. Person with name Sophie having 7 as Personality number love nature & peaceful ambiance. They love perfection, teaching & spirituality. They are individualistic, creative, dignified, serene & tolerant. They are intuitive, magnetic & versatile.
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/SO-fee/, /so-FEE/ or /ZO-fee/
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Sophie is derived from the name Sophia (a French name). Sophia comes from sophos, a Greek term for wisdom. It is also related to the religious term Hagia Sophia or Holy Wisdom.
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Sophia was a noted name among the noble women of the 17th century. The name became common after Saint Sophia who stood up for her faith during the reign of Emperor Hadrian. Nowadays, Sophie is mainly a French name, with emphasis on its latter syllable rather than the first. It is used as a nickname to those with the name Isabella.
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England and Wales, Australia, Canada, Austria, Ireland, France, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Scotland, and Switzerland
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Name of Sophie :
While the name is from French, the most common pronunciation for it is the Americanized version, where the emphasis is on the first syllable. It's also a common name used in English children's book.
Famous People with
Name Sophie :
Saint Sophia is a 2nd Century martyr from Italy. She named her three daughters Faith, Hope and Charity. Sophie Tucker is an early 20th century entertainer born in Ukrania. She's an actress, radio personality, singer, and comedian most famous for her comical songs. Sophie, Countess of Wessex is the wife of the Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward, who is the youngest son of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and Queen Elizabeth II.
Variant Baby Names of Sophie:

Sofie, Sophia,  SofieSophy (English), Sofia (Catalan), Sonya (Russian), So?a (Slovak), Sonja (Slovene), Vivi (Swedish), Zs?fika (Hungarian), Zosia (Polish), Sofiya (Ukrainian)

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Sophie with popular German Surnames:

Sophie Wei,   Sophie Goldschmidt,   Sophie Engels,   Sophie Petersen,   Sophie Meier


More About German Name : Sophie

  • 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.

Famous Name Sophie

  • Sophie Ackermann

    was a German actress from Berlin. She first married an organist named Schrder, who was unable to support his family. She entered the stage in 1740 in Lneburg 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).


Sophie also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Greek, American, Australian, Chinese, Danish

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  • What does the name Sophie mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Wise in German. Sophie also named in Greek, American, Australian, Chinese, Danish for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Sophie. What does the name Sophie mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Sophie. History of name and famous personality with Sophie will help to update our database and other website users.

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