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Girl Name: Sabra

Name: Sabra
Pronunciation: \s(a)-bra, sab-ra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Israeli
Sounds Like: Sapphira, Zipora
Variant forms: Sabrah, Sebra, Sabrette
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1931


Sabra \s(a)-bra, sab-ra\ as a girl's name is pronounced SAY-brah. Possibly (Hebrew) "cactus" or "to rest". Also used to describe a native-born Israeli.

Sabra has 3 variant forms: Sabrah, Sebra and Sabrette.

Baby names that sound like Sabra are Sapphira and Zipora.


Sabra is a very popular first name for women (#1931 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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