When you’re about to have a baby, your world feels like it’s been turned upside down.
Your brain is occupied with so many things you need to do! And one of the biggest things you’re likely thinking about is what to name your baby.
A person’s name plays a critical role in their life, influencing how they see themself, as well as how others see them.
So it’s no surprise that so many people willingly spend hours looking for the perfect first name for their babies.
However, if you devote all your effort to the first name, your baby’s middle name might get lost in the mix.
That’s why I’ve been putting together my How To Pick A Middle Name series. So with a quick glance, you can find the perfect middle name for your daughter!
Without any further ado, here are the best middle names for a girl named Sophie.
I’ve compiled these from baby name databases, parent discussion forums, and other sources then whittled them down to the ones I personally think sound the best.
Hope it helps!
Middle name ideas for a girl named Sophie
Let’s hop right into the list.
These names come from real parents, real Sophies, and include a few ideas of my own! Hopefully they offer a good start to your brainstorm.
My favorite middle names for Sophie are Sophie Jane and Sophie Quinn.
I like how these single-syllable names sound so beautiful when spoken together with the name Sophie. There are so many choices, though, so you should pick the ones that sound the best to you!
Meaning of the name Sophie
According to BabyCenter, Sophie is a name of Greek origin, meaning “wisdom.”
It’s the French form of the Greek name Sophia — hit the link for more middle name ideas!
The name Sophie is number 78 on the popularity list for girl names for 2021, moving down 19 spaces since 2020. The name gained popularity with the 1982 film Sophie’s Choice.
Some famous Sophies are British actress Sophie Belinda Jonas and French actress Sophie Marceau.
If you didn’t find “the one,” don’t fret!
Go to discussion forums like Babycenter and Nameberry, where you’ll find dozens of old threads chock-full of ideas for any name you might be considering. You can even start a new thread and enlist help coming up with some fresh options.
If you’re not totally sure about the name Sophie, check out some other popular girl names like: Naomi, Cora, or Hannah.
Finally, here are some guides that might help you as you get ready for baby’s arrival:
- When to start working on the nursery
- Everything you’ll find in the hospital delivery room
- A complete newborn shopping list with photos of each item
Hope this helps!