Xabi is a Spanish name short for Xabier, which is of both Arabic and Basque origins. The meaning of Xabi is ‘new house.’ It is pronounced as ‘SHAH-BEE’ in Spain and France. However, it is pronounced as ‘KSAH-BEE’ in English-speaking countries like the United States of America. As you may have guessed from the striking similarity, Xabier is related to the name Xavier, from the last name of Saint Francis Xavier. Xabi also derives from different variations of Xavier in other languages. This includes the German name Xaver, the Italian name Saviero, and the French name Xavier which also means ‘enlightened.’ People named Xabi are generally regarded as calm, sensitive, and reserved. However, amid their family and friends, you get to see a totally different person! They are also ambitious and very independent. The name Xabi is similar to names like Xaby, Xavy, and Xobi. These are all adorable sibling names. If you have twins, you can name them Xabi and Xabelle! Xabi is a fairly popular name in the United States of America and Spain. Several soccer players bear the name Xabi. They include Xabi Alonso, who is now a football manager, Xabi Prieto, Xabi Irureta, and Xabi Castillo. Your child just might be the next football champion.