What does Sabina mean?
Sabina [sabi-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.
Associated with: saint.
1 masculine form: Sabino.Creative forms:
(female) Sabima, Sabisa, ..
(male) Sabisa, .. Middle name pairings:
Sabina Christine (S.C.), ..
How popular is Sabina?
Sabina is a very popular first name for women (#1366 out of 4276, Top 32%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#45482 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Sabina reached its highest rank of #707 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Bina and Sabine are the prominent alternative forms of Sabina. Adoption of these forms of Sabina was at its peak in the 1880s (adoption of 0.01%).
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