The name Safiyya is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "confidante, best friend". Safiyya and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Friend or Friendly and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
The fact that this is pronounced sah-FEE-yah would cause Western ears to hear it as Sophia.
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