Sofija

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1508. Ultimately from Ancient Greek.

Proper noun[edit]

Sofija f

  1. Sofia (the city)
  2. A female given name, cognate to English Sophia.

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Sofija was the only given name of 3010 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Russian speakers.

Lithuanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sofija f

  1. Sofia (the city)
  2. A female given name, cognate to English Sophia.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǒfija/
  • Hyphenation: So‧fi‧ja

Proper noun[edit]

Sòfija f (Cyrillic spelling Со̀фија)

  1. Sofia, capital city of Bulgaria
  2. given name (female name equal to English Sophia)

Declension[edit]