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Sabrina is a Welsh name that probably means “boundary” and is related to the River Severn. The best known Sabrina in pop culture is probably Sabrina Spellman, titular character of “Sabrina the Teenage Witch”.

Meaning of the name Sabrina:

Welsh: boundary

Origin of the name Sabrina:

Sabrina is a Welsh name that is related to the River Severn, though it is unclear which name came first. The name probably means “boundary”. Sabrina was the name of a princess from Celtic mythology that drowned in the River Severn.

Symbolism of the name Sabrina:

Sabrina is tied to the River Severn which is one of the oldest rivers in the British Isle and has immense religious and cultural significance.

baby name Sabrina

Style of the name Sabrina:

traditional

Gender of the name Sabrina:

Sabrina is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Sabrina:

sə-BREEN-ə (English), sa-BREE-na (Italian), za-BREE-na (German), SA-BREE-NA (French)

Number of syllables in the name Sabrina:

three

Emotion evoked from the name Sabrina:

Sabrina evokes feelings of enthusiasm and inquisitiveness.

Alternative spellings for the name Sabrina:

Sabryna, Sebrina

Nicknames for the name Sabrina:

  • Brina
  • Brin
  • Rina
  • Sabs

Popularity of the name Sabrina:

According to the Social Security Administration, Sabrina first became popular in the US in 1954 and it peaked in popularity between 1993 and 2000.

Related names for the name Sabrina:

Great middle names for the name Sabrina and their meanings:

  • Fae (fairy)
  • Fable (fairy tale or story)
  • Annette (grace)
  • Diane (divine)
  • Gretchen (pearl)
  • Jillian (youthful)
  • Mallory (unfortunate)
  • Erin (from the island to the west)
  • Bridget (strength or exalted one)

Famous people with the name Sabrina:

  • Sabrina Dornhoefer (American middle distance runner)
  • SabrinaCarpenter (American actress and singer)
  • Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski (American physicist)
  • Sabrina Ferilli (Italian actress)
  • Sabrina Bryan (American actress and singer)

Sabrinas in popular culture:

  • Sabrina(television, “Sabrina the Teenage Witch” and “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina”)
  • Sabrina Duncanan (television, “Charlie's Angels”)
  • Sabrina Santiago (television, “General Hospital”)
  • Sabrina Costelana Newman (television “The Young and the Restless”)