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105k
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since 1880

Sophie

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305k Sophia (Greek)
109k Sofia (Spanish)

How popular is the baby name Sophie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 83 83 0
1881 78 78 0
1882 110 110 0
1883 103 103 0
1884 120 120 0
1885 125 125 0
1886 156 156 0
1887 149 149 0
1888 171 171 0
1889 172 172 0
1890 206 206 0
1891 203 203 0
1892 203 203 0
1893 235 235 0
1894 234 234 0
1895 240 240 0
1896 258 258 0
1897 308 308 0
1898 259 259 0
1899 278 278 0
1900 338 338 0
1901 324 324 0
1902 279 279 0
1903 311 311 0
1904 359 359 0
1905 374 374 0
1906 384 384 0
1907 456 451 5
1908 523 523 0
1909 496 496 0
1910 621 621 0
1911 671 671 0
1912 989 989 0
1913 1,122 1,122 0
1914 1,590 1,584 6 #100 girl name
1915 2,112 2,112 0 #97 girl name
1916 2,205 2,198 7
1917 2,389 2,382 7 #100 girl name
1918 2,308 2,300 8
1919 2,200 2,200 0
1920 1,970 1,965 5
1921 1,871 1,864 7
1922 1,586 1,581 5
1923 1,490 1,490 0
1924 1,377 1,371 6
1925 1,102 1,102 0
1926 952 952 0
1927 889 883 6
1928 708 708 0
1929 632 632 0
1930 530 524 6
1931 425 425 0
1932 378 378 0
1933 300 300 0
1934 262 262 0
1935 251 251 0
1936 198 198 0
1937 204 204 0
1938 178 178 0
1939 151 151 0
1940 169 169 0
1941 174 174 0
1942 145 145 0
1943 119 119 0
1944 103 103 0
1945 100 100 0
1946 111 111 0
1947 120 120 0
1948 114 114 0
1949 131 131 0
1950 116 116 0
1951 128 128 0
1952 116 116 0
1953 104 104 0
1954 106 106 0
1955 105 105 0
1956 99 99 0
1957 85 85 0
1958 104 104 0
1959 87 87 0
1960 95 95 0
1961 83 83 0
1962 92 92 0
1963 107 107 0
1964 87 87 0
1965 100 100 0
1966 91 91 0
1967 97 97 0
1968 89 89 0
1969 83 83 0
1970 84 84 0
1971 66 66 0
1972 72 72 0
1973 64 64 0
1974 76 76 0
1975 75 75 0
1976 60 60 0
1977 83 83 0
1978 73 73 0
1979 74 74 0
1980 77 77 0
1981 72 72 0
1982 91 91 0
1983 133 133 0
1984 156 156 0
1985 206 206 0
1986 212 212 0
1987 236 236 0
1988 248 248 0
1989 341 334 7
1990 373 373 0
1991 419 419 0
1992 511 511 0
1993 551 551 0
1994 601 601 0
1995 694 694 0
1996 854 854 0
1997 1,081 1,081 0
1998 1,216 1,216 0
1999 1,685 1,685 0
2000 2,102 2,102 0
2001 2,172 2,172 0
2002 2,245 2,245 0
2003 2,231 2,231 0
2004 2,393 2,386 7
2005 2,439 2,439 0
2006 2,783 2,783 0
2007 3,994 3,985 9 #82 girl name
2008 4,062 4,062 0 #75 girl name
2009 4,263 4,263 0 #65 girl name
2010 4,419 4,413 6 #59 girl name
2011 4,734 4,725 9 #51 girl name
2012 4,573 4,568 5 #52 girl name
2013 3,740 3,740 0 #76 girl name
2014 3,380 3,380 0 #91 girl name
2015 2,918 2,918 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Sophie baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 105,388 babies born with the name Sophie in the United States. That's more than enough Sophies to occupy the country of Grenada with an estimated population of 105,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 83 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sophie" was in 2011 with a total of 4,725 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sophies)

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sophie" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, 49 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 3,740 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Sophie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Sophie as well as things modernly associated with the name Sophie such as celebrities named Sophie.

Origin and Meaning of Sophie

The name "Sophie" is of French origin, and it means "Wisdom". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Sophie Marceau

Sophie Marceau is an actress, author, director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1980 to present. Sophie was born in 1966 as Sophie Daniele Sylvie Maupu in Paris, France.

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Sophie Dahl

Sophie was born in 1979.

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Sophie Monk

Sophie Monk is a singer, songwriter, actress, and model specializing in pop and dance music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Sophie was born in 1979 as Sophie Charlene Akland Monk in London, England, United Kingdom.

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Sophie Ellis Bextor

Sophie Ellis Bextor is a singer, songwriter, and model specializing in pop, electropop, dance-pop, and disco music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Sophie was born in 1979 as Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor.

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Sophie Howard

Sophie Howard is an adult biography. Sophie was born in 1983 as Sophie Amanda Howard in Southport, England, UK.

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Sophie Okonedo

Sophie Okonedo is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Sophie was born in 1969 in London, United Kingdom.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Sophie

Sophie B Hawkins
Sophie Cookson
Sophie Dymoke
Sophie Kinsella
Sophie The Giraffe
Sophie Hunter
Sophie Simmons
Sophie Turner

Alternative Meanings

S is for serious, not always joking.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

P is for pastimes, for you have many.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Sophie born Apr 15, 1990

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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 Central India approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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