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Gender: Female Pronunciation: SAH-eev Meaning of Sadhbh: "sweet, goodness" Origin of Sadhbh: Irish

The name Sadhbh is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "sweet, goodness". Sadhbh and is often added to lists like Popular Irish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Sadhbh was the name of several real and legendary Irish princesses, including the daughters of Conn of the Hundred Battles, of Queen Medb of Connacht, and of King Brian Boru. It's also written Sabha. One of the most authentic Irish names for girls, it is also unfortunately one of the most difficult to export.

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Famous People Named Sadhbh

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

Pop Culture References for the name Sadhbh

Sadhbh Ni Bhruinneallaigh, Irish 'sean-nós' song
Diminutive: Saidhbhín / Saibhín (sigh-veen)
One syllable rhyming with "dive" and "alive"
Variation: Sadbh


aftonolivia Says:


yeah my sister's name is spelled sive since my parents are from ireland but we live in america and they didn't want people mispronouncing her name

Lizzy Lou Says:


That's only one spelling.

MrsFox Says:


It is actually spelt Sadbh!