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Girl Name: Sonja

Name: Sonja
Pronunciation: \s(o)-nja, son-ja\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: wisdom
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Sonnja, Sonje
Similar Names: Sonya, Sondja
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 468


Sonja \s(o)-nja, son-ja\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sonia (English) and Sophia (Greek), and the meaning of Sonja is "wisdom".

The baby name Sonja sounds like Sonnja and Sonje. Other similar baby names are Sonya and Sondja.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Sonja.


Sonja is a very popular first name for women (#468 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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