First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sofja

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Alt. Meaning

S is for success, in all you will do.

O is for original, one of a kind!

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Notable Persons Named Sofja

Sofja Stepanovna Shcherbatova was a philanthropist, charity organizer, and philanthropy. She was most active from 1820 to 1880. Sofja was given the name Sofja Stepanovna Apraksina on December 6th, 1798 in Moscow. She died on February 3rd, 1885.


Sofja Vladimirovna Giatsintova was an actress, drama teacher, and memoirist. Her career lasted from 1910 to 1980. Sofja was born on August 4th, 1895 in Moscow. She left this life on April 12th, 1982.


Fun Facts about the name Sofja

  • When was the first name Sofja first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Sofja is Tuesday, July 10th, 1894.
  • How unique is the name Sofja? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Sofja. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Sofja: Your name in reverse order is Ajfos. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Osajf. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Sofja born Apr 21, 1958

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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