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Gender: Female Pronunciation: sa-BEE-na Meaning of Sabina: "Sabine" Origin of Sabina: Latin

The name Sabina is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "Sabine". Sabina and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names from Ancient Cultures and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".

From the experts:

Sabina is a sleek but neglected name (possibly due to The Rape of the Sabine Women) from an ancient Roman tribal name that's well worth consideration. The equally alluring Sabine is heard in France. Related names include the more popular Sabrina or Serena. All are equally lovely. 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.

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Famous People Named Sabina

Sabina Babayeva, Azerbaijani singer
Sabina Citron, Polish Holocaust survivor & author
Sabina Guzzanti, Italian satirist, actress, writer & producer
Sabina Kelley, American tattoo artist
Sabina Lejzerowicz, Polish pedagogue
Sabina Sharipova, Uzbekistani tennis player
Sabina Naftulovna Spielrein, pioneering Russian psychoanalyst
Sabina Wojtala, Polish figure skater
Sabina Yasmin, Bangladeshi singer
Maria Sabina, renowned Mazatec (Mexican) shaman
Sabina Ashirbayeva, Kazakh rhythmic gymnast
Sabina Tashkenbaeva, Uzbekistani rhythmic gymnast

Pop Culture References for the name Sabina

Sabina Pleasure, character in the Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz
Sabina Spielrein, character in movie "A Dangerous Method"
Sabina, character in "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" by Milan Kundera
Sabina, Claude Mellot's wife in "Two Years Ago" (1857, Kingsley)

Sahbina, Saby, Sabin, Sabia, Sabinna, Byna, Sabiny, Sabena, Sebina, Sebinah, Sabyna, Savine, Sabeen

Sabina's International Variations

Bina (Czech) Sabka, Sabcia, Sabinka (Polish) Savya, Savina, Sabyne, Sabinella (Russian) Sabienne, Sabine (French)