Sofia is a girl’s name of Greek origin. It is a variant of Sophia, which comes directly from the Greek word σοφία, meaning “wisdom.” While both spellings are popular, Sofia is more fashionable in Italy and throughout the Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking worlds. It is also the capital of Bulgaria and the name of arthouse film director Sofia Coppola. Sofia has a touch of European elegance and Old World romance that will resonate with parents looking for something trendy yet worldly for their new baby girl.
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