Sabine

noun
Sa·​bine | \ ˈsā-ˌbīn How to pronounce Sabine (audio) , especially British ˈsa- \

Definition of Sabine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a member of an ancient people of the Apennines northeast of Latium
2 : the Italic language of the Sabine people

Sabine

geographical name
Sa·​bine | \ sə-ˈbēn How to pronounce Sabine (audio) \

Definition of Sabine (Entry 2 of 2)

river in eastern Texas and western Louisiana flowing southeast through Sabine Lake (15 miles, or 24 kilometers, long) and the Sabine Pass (a channel) into the Gulf of Mexico

Other Words from Sabine

Noun

Sabine adjective

First Known Use of Sabine

Noun

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Sabine

Noun

Middle English Sabin, from Latin Sabinus

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“Sabine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sabine. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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