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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Safia

  • Gender: Girl
  • #10062 All Time
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How popular is the name "Safia" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1981 9 9 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 13 13 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 15 15 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 20 20 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 29 29 0
1999 27 27 0
2000 29 29 0
2001 37 37 0
2002 42 42 0
2003 36 36 0
2004 37 37 0
2005 34 34 0
2006 40 40 0
2007 37 37 0
2008 43 43 0
2009 51 51 0
2010 59 59 0
2011 56 56 0
2012 57 57 0
2013 61 61 0
2014 57 57 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Safia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,000 babies born with the name Safia in the United States. That's more than enough Safias to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Safia" was in 2013 with a total of 61 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Safia" is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 61 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Safia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Safia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

What does the name "Safia" mean?

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Aifas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Saiaf". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Safia born Jun 9, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yukon approximately on 1200. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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