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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [sey-bahyn]
    • /ˈseɪ baɪn/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [sey-bahyn]
    • /ˈseɪ baɪn/

Definitions of sabine word

  • adjective sabine of or belonging to an ancient people of central Italy who lived chiefly in the Apennines northeast of Rome and were subjugated by the Romans about 290 b.c. 1
  • noun sabine Wallace Clement (Ware) 1868–1919, U.S. physicist: pioneered research in acoustics. 1
  • noun sabine a river flowing SE and S from NE Texas, forming the boundary between Texas and Louisiana and then through Sabine Lake to the Gulf of Mexico. About 500 miles (800 km) long. 1
  • noun sabine a member of an ancient Oscan-speaking people who lived in central Italy northeast of Rome 0
  • adjective sabine of, characteristic of, or relating to this people or their language 0
  • noun sabine a member of an ancient people living chiefly in the Apennines of central Italy, conquered by the Romans in the 3d century b.c. 0

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Origin of sabine

First appearance:

before 1350
One of the 20% oldest English words
1350-1400; Middle English < Latin Sabīnus

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Parts of speech for Sabine


sabine popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 86% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

sabine usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for sabine

noun sabine

  • cedar — A cedar or a cedar tree is a large evergreen tree with wide branches and small thin leaves called needles.
  • deodar — a Himalayan cedar, Cedrus deodara, with drooping branches

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