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Gender: Female

The name Safiya is a girl's name . Safiya and is often added to lists like Virgo Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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paulapuddephatt Says:

2016-12-17T15:35:08

Pretty

Lena_Aline Says:

2015-12-06T21:46:16

Quite right. Safiya is an Arabic name meaning 'in good health'.

Lola Says:

2015-11-02T01:13:14

I have a dear friend named Safia (spelled w/o the y) and she has never had a problem with her name sounding racist. I think it is a lovely name and a creative alternative to the popular Sofia.

amberdaydream Says:

2015-10-17T19:34:11

Safiya is Arabic. Saying Safiya is Egyptian is like saying Chloe is Australian.

KJGlitter Says:

2015-10-15T01:57:19

Not racist :) Safiya may sound a bit like Sophia with an accent to some people, but it has nothing to do with race. Pretty name, though.

alexandramae Says:

2015-10-11T02:32:47

It's Egyptian. So... not saying your comment is a little racist but.

CupcakeGirl13 Says:

2015-10-11T02:11:32

This sounds like Sofia with some sort of accent. Not a fan.

jahanbismi Says:

2015-10-03T09:48:22

I love this definitely remembering this for when I have kids, fits my ancestry too.