60+ Beautiful and Creative Nicknames for Sarah

Do you need a good nickname for Sarah or Sally? In this article, you will a list containing the most popular Sarah nicknames.

Origin and Meaning of Sarah

Sarah is a name of Hebrew origin. Also, Sarah has religious citations in Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. In the Christain Bible, Abraham’s wife was called Sarah.

Sarah has several meanings; Its Arabic, Hebrew, and Persian meaning is “woman of high rank, which is best translated as “Princess.” In Modern Hebrew, Sarah means “woman minister,” and in Islam, Sarah means “Purity.”

Why is Sally from Sarah?

Sally is a common diminutive for Sarah. No one knows precisely how Sally came from Sarah, but it is not unusual for English names to have pet names that aren’t exactly straightforward to decipher. For example, Molly is a nickname for Mary,  Bob is a nickname for Robert, and Bill is a nickname for William.

Today, it isn’t uncommon to find Sally as a standalone name.

Popular Nicknames for Sarah

Sarah Nicknames

We have listed cute, funny, creative, and short nicknames for Sarah in the order of popularity. Here are the most popular Sarah nicknames:

  1. Sadie: originally a diminutive of Sarah
  2. Sally
  3. Sal
  4. Sar
  5. Say
  6. Sari/Sarrie
  7. Shay
  8. Rah-Rah
  9. Sassy
  10. Sraha
  11. Sahara
  12. Sarebear
  13. Sarah bug
  14. Sarah Boo
  15. Sarah Muffins
  16. Sarabel
  17. Sarah Bella
  18. Sam Sam
  19. Que Sarah Sarah: From the saying, Que sera sera, which means “whatever will be, will be”
  20. Rah rah
  21. Sarah Connor: A funny nickname for Sarah, especially among the Geek crowd. Sarah Connor is a popular fictional character in The Terminator.
  22. Sarah Munchkin
  23. Sara Ray
  24. Sarahah
  25. Sarah Beara Boo
  26. Sarahnator
  27. Sarahtron
  28. Shara
  29. Sierra
  30. Sar Sar
  31. HAHA 
  32. Saracha
  33. Sarena
  34. Sarita
  35. Saroo
  36. Sasha
  37. Soso
  38. Syrup

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Variations of Sarah

Sarah in many other languages is known as “Sara.” This is still the most popular variation of the name Sarah. Highlighted are the variations of Sarah in other languages around the world. These variations can be used alternatively as nicknames.

  1. Sala – Korean
  2. Salcia – Polish
  3. Sarea – Khmer
  4. Sarai – Malayalam
  5. Saraha – Gujarati
  6. Sarka – Russian
  7. Shala – Chinese
  8. Sirke – Yiddish
  9. Capa – Bulgarian
  10. Cara – Tamil
  11. Hara – Maori
  12. Kala – Hawaiian

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Famous People Named Sarah

The names and nicknames of popular people named Sarah is a great source of good pet names for someone named Sarah. Here are some famous people named Sarah:

  • Sarah Palin: an American politician.
  • Sarah Sands: a British journalist and author.
  • Sarah Hyland: – Actress in TV series “Modern Family.”
  • Sarah Polk: the First Lady of the United States from 1845 to 1849. She was nicknamed “Sahara Sarah.”
  • Sarah Jessica Parker: Actress famous for her role in the movie “Sex and the city.”
  • Sarah Silverman: an American stand-up comedian.
  • Sarah Paulson: an American actress.
  • Sarah Lois Vaughan: an American jazz legend. She was nicknamed “Sassy.”
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar: an American actress.

Sarah nicknames are as beautiful as the name itself. If you prefer a unique Sarah pet name, don’t be afraid to come up with your own unique Sarah pet names, and when you do, remember to share them in the comments section below.

23 thoughts on “60+ Beautiful and Creative Nicknames for Sarah”

  1. Hi my name is Sarah it makes me so happy to see all the Sarah’s together. By the way my mom calls me Sarah Beara boo. My dad calls HAHA. My step mom Sarah sliverspoon. My step dad calls my Sally. I’m rlly not lying about these thanks u all the great nicknames suggestion.

  2. well basically i have girlfriend named Sarah(she’s so kind) and im looking for cute nickname for her.
    any suggestions?

  3. This is great. My parents called me Sara Beara and Sar_E_Bear, my middle name is Elizabeth. A friend of mine calls me SaraSue.

  4. My name is Sarah like everyone else and I never get called any of these nicknames except for occasionally the odd sarebear


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