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The name Sophia is of Greek origin, and means wisdom.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Sophia has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Sophia
Use of the Name Sophia for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
106,499 88,366 77,960 60,340 42,716 20,378 10,748
The table below indicates the number of times the name Sophia has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Sophia
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880118138  
1881131122  
1882116179  
1883129158  
1884134171  
1885134185  
1886128218  
1887137192  
1888136251  
1889139251  
1890144245  
1891153220  
1892162241  
1893159247  
1894156276  
1895164259  
1896160278  
1897164278  
1898189240  
1899180238  
1900197259  
1901187221  
1902180256  
1903199213  
1904196230  
1905198237  
1906194246  
1907198265  
1908203275  
1909221256  
1910237269  
1911239271  
1912226395  
1913231430  
1914229547  
1915226694  
1916232695  
1917235698  
1918256628  
1919261606  
1920281542  
1921299488  
1922331391  
1923342369  
1924365357  
1925406288  
1926442235  
1927444242  
1928498194  
1929526169  
1930553152  
1931575132  
1932569133  
1933648103  
1934646108  
193566899  
193667098  
1937669104  
193873588  
193968699  
1940674106  
1941685106  
194285082  
1943765103  
1944757103  
1945725106  
1946817103  
1947845108  
1948820113  
1949786121  
1950846109  
1951709153  
1952884109  
1953815129  
1954910113  
1955780152  
1956923121  
1957736186  
1958661226  
1959600274  
1960623262  
1961548325  
1962439483  
1963425524  
1964454469  
1965416506  
1966375589  
1967368601  
1968395545  
1969385591  
1970403577  
1971384592  
1972407484  
1973429455  
1974472381  
1975486378  
1976495364  
1977460429  
1978481405  
1979427487  
1980367639  
19812111,230  
19822241,157  
19832131,186  
19842351,084  
19852361,095  
19862451,056  
19872381,114  
19882261,160  
19892541,062  
19902501,121  
19912281,257  
19922121,352  
19931971,497  
19941851,610  
19951681,762  
19961262,511  
1997953,635  
1998734,298  
1999535,418  
2000426,555  
2001377,145  
2002278,638  
2003209,630  
20041510,748  
Totals:  106,499 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Sophia as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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