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Sabine

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noun Sa·bine \ˈsā-ˌbīn, especially British ˈsa-\

Definition of Sabine

  1. 1 :  a member of an ancient people of the Apennines northeast of Latium

  2. 2 :  the Italic language of the Sabine people

Sabine

adjective


Origin and Etymology of sabine

Middle English Sabin, from Latin Sabinus


First Known Use: 14th century


Sabine

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geographical name Sa·bine \sə-ˈbēn\

Definition of Sabine

  1. river E Texas & W Louisiana flowing SE through Sabine Lake (15 miles or 24 kilometers long) & Sabine Pass (channel) into Gulf of Mexico




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