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First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Safia

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How popular is the baby 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 58 58 0
2013 61 61 0
2014 57 57 0
2015 60 60 0

Fun Facts about the name Safia

  • How many people with the first name Safia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,061 babies born with the first name Safia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Safia to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Safia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Safia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Safia is Sunday, May 15th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Safia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Safia was in 2013 with a total of 61 babies.
  • Random Safia Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Safia is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Safia: Your name in reverse order is Aifas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iafsa. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Safia as a first name

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Popularity of Safia as a last name

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Common last names for Safia

  • Begum

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Safia

Safia Dirie
Safia Elhillo
Safia Farkash
Safia Latif
Safia M Dirie
Safia Minney
Safia Tasneem
Safia Tasneem Md
Safia Hussain
Safia Jilani

What does the name Safia mean?

Sis for success, in all you will do.

Ais for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

Fis for fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

Iis for impartial, a great arbiter

Ais for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Past life for Safia born Aug 27, 1957

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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 Southern Japan approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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