Sofonisba Name Meaning & Origin
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Sofonisba is the Italian spelling of the classical name "Sofphonisba", who was a 3rd century Carthaginian princess.
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Like "Sofia," "Sofonisba" is associated with wisdom.
The name is believed to come from Saphanba'al, meaning "sheltered by Baal."
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Sofonisba Anguissola, an Italian Renaissance painter
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