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1. A member of an ancient people of central Italy, conquered and assimilated by the Romans in 290 bc.
2. The Italic language of the Sabines.
Of or relating to the Sabines or their language or culture.
[Middle English Sabyn, from Latin Sabīnus.]
1. (Peoples) a member of an ancient Oscan-speaking people who lived in central Italy northeast of Rome
2. (Historical Terms) a member of an ancient Oscan-speaking people who lived in central Italy northeast of Rome
3. (Historical Terms) of, characteristic of, or relating to this people or their language
4. (Peoples) of, characteristic of, or relating to this people or their language
5. (Languages) of, characteristic of, or relating to this people or their language
a member of an Italic people living in the Apennines NE of Rome: subjugated by the Romans in 290 b.c.
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. ab. 500 mi. (800 km) long.
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|Noun||1.||Sabine - a river in eastern Texas that flows south into the Gulf of Mexico|
|2.||Sabine - a member of an ancient Oscan-speaking people of the central Apennines north of Rome who were conquered and assimilated into the Roman state in 290 BC|
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
Italian - a native or inhabitant of Italy
|Adj.||1.||Sabine - of or relating to or characteristic of the Sabines|
adj → sabinisch
n → Sabiner(in) m(f)