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Origin and Meaning of Sabriel

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Australia says the name Sabriel means "Australian Garth Nix 'dark, mysterious and powerful - a combination of things that meant 'night' and 'darkness' with the '-iel' and '-ael' endings found in angel's names. Combined with heraldic term for black, which is 'sable' with '-iel', and after a bunch of names that didn't sound quite right, ended up with 'Sabriel.'" and is of Australian origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Sabriel

  • How Popular is the name Sabriel? Sabriel is the 30,809th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sabriel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 160 babies born with the first name Sabriel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sabriel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sabriel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sabriel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sabriel is Tuesday, January 21st, 1919.
  • What year had the most people named Sabriel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sabriel was in 2006 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Sabriel: The name spelled backwards is Leirbas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aiebsrl. How do you pronounce that?
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