[ suh-bee-uhn ]
/ səˈbi ən /
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of or relating to Saba.
an inhabitant of Saba.
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Origin of Sabean
1580–90; <Latin sabae(us) (<Greek sabaîos of Saba or Sheba) + -an
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How to use Sabean in a sentence
Milton says, 'Sabean odors from the spicy shores of Araby the blest.'Asiatic Breezes|Oliver Optic
Once plundered by Sabean force, Some cald it war but others worse.The Hardy Country|Charles G. Harper
The Sabean Arabs, did not give the human figure to the stars.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)