Sabine

This beautiful French/German version of the Latin name Sabina refers to women of the ancient Italian Sabine tribe, who were kidnapped by Romans and forced to populate their new city. But you can just say it means something a little less depressing and most people will be none the wiser.

Nicknames:

Sab, Sabby.

Famous people named Sabine:

Actresses Sabine Postel and Sabine Azema; skater Sabine Baeb; tennis player Sabine Lisicki.

Fun fact:

There is a Sabine glacier in Antarctica, and a Sabine River in Louisiana.

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