What does Able mean?
Able is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#12109 out of 88799, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Able (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Abel (#164 last year) and Abe. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 and are now significantly less widespread, with the form Abe becoming less stylish. Abel (#164) is the most trendy birth name in this list. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Able and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)