Sophia

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  • Sophia — is a common female name derived from the Greek word for wisdom. It may also refer to:;Spiritual * Sophia (wisdom), the Greek word for wisdom , a theological concept in Hellenistic religions * Pistis Sophia, gnostic text * In the Ben Sirach,… …   Wikipedia

  • Sophia — [sō fē′ə, sōfī′ə] n. 〚< Gr sophia, skill, wisdom < sophos, wise〛 a feminine name: dim. Sophie, Sophy * * * I Russian Sofya Alekseyevna born Sept. 27, 1657, Moscow, Russia died July 14, 1704, Moscow Regent …   Universalium

  • Sophia — Área no incorporada de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sophia — f From the Greek word meaning ‘wisdom’. The Eastern cult of St Sophia seems to be the result of misinterpretation of the phrase Hagia Sophia ‘holy wisdom’ as if it meant ‘St Sophia’. The name became popular in England in the 17th and 18th… …   First names dictionary

  • Sophia — (Agios Nikolaos,Греция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Agios Nikolaos Lefktro, Agios Nikolaos, 24024, Греция …   Каталог отелей

  • Sophia — Sophia, WV U.S. town in West Virginia Population (2000): 1301 Housing Units (2000): 643 Land area (2000): 0.683840 sq. miles (1.771137 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.683840 sq. miles (1.771137 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sophia — (Монте Сан Савино,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Via Aldo Moro, 2, 52048 Монте Сан Савино …   Каталог отелей

  • Sophia — (Масса Лубренсе,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 80061 Масса Лубренсе, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • Sophia — fem. proper name, from Gk. sophia wisdom, from sophos wise …   Etymology dictionary

  • Sophia — [sō fē′ə, sōfī′ə] n. [< Gr sophia, skill, wisdom < sophos, wise] a feminine name: dim. Sophie, Sophy …   English World dictionary

  • Sophia — Sophia, 1) Liwa im europäisch türkischen Ejalet Nissa, bestehend aus Theilen des alten Thrazien, Bulgarien u. Serbien; Gebirge: Balkan; Flüsse: Maritza, Nissava, Isker u.a.; Producte: Getreide, Obst, Gartenfrüchte, Tabak, Wein, viel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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