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Gender: Female Origin of Sonoma: Place-name

The name Sonoma is a girl's name . Sonoma and is often added to lists like Unique Girl Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Sonoma, the name of a beautiful northern California wine-growing region, might inspire some parents. Other California place names beyond Sonoma: Marin, Berkeley, Sierra.

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Pop Culture References for the name Sonoma

Sonoma, brand of clothing carried by Kohls department store
Williams-Sonoma, American retail company selling kitchenwares, home furnishings, gourmet food, and specialty food gifts, headquartered in San Francisco, Ca.

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beachbear Says:


Perfect for the sister of Williams.

snowsbeloved Says:


I read somewhere that Sonoma means "valley of the moon"...might want to look into that, Nameberry folks :)

Paige_Mackenzie Says:


I work at a Kohl's department store and we carry the brand Sonoma, but we also had an associate named Sonoma and it was very confusing for her!