Sarah Family History
Sarah Name Meaning
Americanized form of Italian Sara 1 and Hungarian Sára influenced by the English form of the Biblical personal name Sarah. English (Cornwall and Devon): variant of Sare with final -e spelled -a(h) (see Sara ) a common feature of names in Devon and Cornwall. Spellings of the surname with -ah may have been influenced by the form of the personal name in the King James Bible. Muslim: from a variant of the Arabic personal name Sāra of Biblical origin (see Sara ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press