Meaning and Name Origin
Sabina \s(a)-bi-na\ as a girls' name is pronounced sa-BEE-nah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Sabina is "Sabine". The Sabines were a tribe living in central Italy during the time when Romulus and Remus established the city of Rome. Romulus arranged mass kidnapping of the Sabine women so as to provide wives for the citizens of Rome. Also a saint's name.
Sabina has 1 masculine form: Sabino.
Sabina is a very popular first name for women (#1366 out of 4276, Top 32%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#39354 out of 88799, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sabina for girls. Sabina reached its highest rank of #698 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)