The same spelling of Sofia also relates to the capital city of Bulgaria. The city is the largest in Bulgaria and the 12th biggest city in the European Union.
Although a slightly different spelling of Sofia, there are a few of famous people with this name. There is the actress Sophia Loren. Sophia Bush is also famous to many for her role as Brooke Davis on teen drama 'One Tree Hill'. Also, Gene Simmons and Sylvester Stallone have both named one of their daughters Sophia.
If you are considering names for a baby there are now a lot of very useful websites out there to compliment the more traditional baby name books. Simply head to google.com and type in baby names and you will see a long list of websites that offer countless names and their respected meanings. It is obviously a big decision to make and so the more research you do, the more likely you will find the name that is just right for you and your baby.