[ 3 syll. sa-fi-ya, saf-iya ] The baby girl name Safiya is pronounced as Saa-FIY-Yaa- or SAA-Fiy-Yaa- †. Safiya is mainly used in Arabic and Swahili, and it is of Arabic origin. Safiya is a variant form of the Arabic name Safiyyah.
Safiya is an uncommon baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Safiya: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"