Sabina Origin and Meaning

The name Sabina is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "Sabine".

Sabina is a sleek but neglected name from an ancient Roman tribal name that's well worth consideration. The equally alluring Sabine is heard in France and Germany. Related names include the more popular Sabrina or Serena. All are equally lovely.

Sabina dropped off the US Top 1000 a century ago. Does that mean it's time for a comeback?

The Sabines were a tribe in Ancient Italy that went to war with the Romans. According to legend, the Sabine women were kidnapped by the Romans but later affected peace between the warring sides.

There have been characters named Sabina in Thornton Wilder's play The Skin of Our Teeth and the Milan Kudera novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being.

# 938 in the US

Sabina Rank in US Top 1000

# 477 on Nameberry

Sabina Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Sabina Popularity

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Famous People Named Sabina

  • Sabina BabayevaAzerbaijani singer
  • Sabina CitronPolish Holocaust survivor & author
  • Sabina GuzzantiItalian satirstress, writer &.
  • Sabina KelleyAmerican tattoo artist
  • Sabina LejzerowiczPolish pedagogue
  • Sabina SharipovaUzbekistani tennis player
  • Sabina Naftulovna Spielreinpioneering Russian psychoanalyst
  • Sabina WojtalaPolish figure skater
  • Sabina YasminBangladeshi singer
  • Maria Sabinarenowned Mazatec (Mexican) shaman
  • Sabina AshirbayevaKazakh rhythmic gymnast
  • Sabina TashkenbaevaUzbek rhythmic gymnast

Sabina in Pop Culture

  • Sabina WilsonKristen Stewart's character in the 2019 version of "Charlie's Angels"
  • Sabina Pleasurecharacter in the Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz
  • Sabina Spielreincharacter in movie "A Dangerous Method"
  • Sabinacharacter in "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" by Milan Kundera
  • SabinaClaude Mellot's wife in "Two Years Ago" (1857, Kingsley)