Sophie - Meaning of Sophie
[ 2 syll. sop-hie, so-ph-ie ] The baby girl name Sophie is pronounced in English as SOW-Fiy, in French as Sow-FIY, or in German as ZOW-Fiy †. Sophie is of Old Greek origin, and it is used mainly in English, French, and German. Sophie is a diminutive form of the English, German, Greek, Italian, and Russian Sophia.
Sophie is popular as a baby name for girls. The name has been growing in popularity since the 1980s. Its usage peaked modestly in 2011 with 0.244% of baby girls being named Sophie. It ranked at #51 then. In 2018, it ranked at #98 with a usage of 0.159%. Among the group of girl names directly related to Sophie, Sophia was the most popular. It was used 5 times more than Sophie in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Sophie: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"