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Gender: Female Origin of Sabrina: Celtic mythology name; Latin name for the River Severn Sabrina's Popularity in 2017: #434

The name Sabrina is a girl's name of Celtic origin. Sabrina is ranked #434 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Vintage Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Yes or No".

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Sabrina, the bewitchingly radiant name of a legendary Celtic goddess, is best known as the heroine of the eponymous film, originally played by Audrey Hepburn, and later as a teenage TV witch; it would make a distinctive alternative to the ultrapopular Samantha. Similar names you might also want to consider include Sabina and Serena.

In Milton's poem "Comus," the river nymph is addressed as Sabrina Fair, which became the title of a 1953 play. In the original Charlie's Angels, Sabrina was played by Kate Jackson.

Sabrina debuted on the US popularity charts in 1953, and one year later, with the release of the Audrey Hepburn film, shot up 550 places. It reached the Top 100 in 1977 and hovered in and around the Top 100 until the late 90's when its popularity began to decline.

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Famous People Named Sabrina

Sabrina Le Beauf, American actress
Sabrina Bryan (born Reba Sabrina Hinojos), American actress and singer of The Cheetah Girls
Sabrina Dornhoefer, American middle distance runner
Sabrina High, reality TV personality ("Breaking Amish")
Sabrina Ann Lynn Carpenter, American actress and singer
Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski, American physicist
Sabrina Ferilli, Italian actress
(Norma) Sabrina Salerno, Italian pop dance singer
Sabrina, stage name of Alexandra Tserkanou, Greek pop singer
Sabrina, stage name of Maria Teresa Villa-Lobos, Portuguese singer
Roli Alexandra Xanxan "Sabrina" Orial, Filipina singer
Sabrina Thauvin, French Illustrator
Sabrina Starkman (b. 2005), daughter of Cindy Margolis
Sabrina Sakae Mottola (2007), Tommy Mottola and Thalia Miranda's child

Pop Culture References for the name Sabrina

Sabrina Spellman, character in the Sabrina the Teenage Witch series
Sabrina Fairchild, main character in play "Sabrina Fair," film "Sabrina" and its remake
Sabrina Duncan, an Angel on TV's "Charlie's Angels"
Sabrina Santiago, character on American soap "General Hospital"
Sabrina Collins, character on TV's "Raising Hope"
Sabrina Costelana Newman, character on American soap "The Young and the Restless"
Sabrina Grimm, main character in Michael Buckley's "The Sisters Grimm" series
Sabrina, Gym Leader for Saffron City in "Pokemon"
Sabrina Pemberton, character on the FOX sitcom "The Mick"
Sabrina Comprix, character in animated series Miraculous Ladybug
Sabrina, character in webcomic "The Flying Ship"