- this week

Gender: Female Pronunciation: rhymes with five Meaning of Sadbh: "sweet; goodly" Origin of Sadbh: Irish

The name Sadbh is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "sweet; goodly". Sadbh and is often added to lists like Goddess Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Sadbh is the modern Irish form of the more streamlined but equally confusing Sadb: both names are pronounced to rhyme with five. In Irish mythology Sadb or Sadbh, a goddess lover of Finn McCool's, was turned into a deer only to vanish and (somewhere in there) give birth to Oisin.

Find other names based on Sadbh using our baby name generator.

Famous People Named Sadbh

Sadhbh O'Sullivan, Irish rock musician
Sadhbh Walshe, filmmaker and columnist for The Guardian

Pop Culture References for the name Sadbh

Sadhbh Ni Bhruinneallaigh, Irish 'sean-nós' song
Diminutive: Saidhbhín / Saibhín (sigh-veen)


orphanedhanyou Says:


would have to spell Sive which then reminds me of sieve