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Sophie

[soh-fee] /ˈsoʊ fi/
noun
1.
a female given name.
Also, Sophia
[soh-fee-uh, -fahy-uh, soh-fee-uh] /soʊˈfi ə, -ˈfaɪ ə, ˈsoʊ fi ə/ (Show IPA)
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Sophy

[soh-fee, sof-ee] /ˈsoʊ fi, ˈsɒf i/
noun, plural Sophies. (sometimes lowercase)
1.
any of the Safavid rulers of Persia: used as a title.
Also, Sophi.
Origin of Sophy
1530-1540
1530-40; probably < Turkish sofi < Persian ṣūfī sufi, by association with Safawī the safavid dynasty
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Sophy

/ˈsəʊfɪ/
noun (pl) -phies
1.
(formerly) a title of the Persian monarchs
Word Origin
C16: from Latin sophī wise men, from Greek sophos wise
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Sophie

French form of Sophia (q.v.).

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