What does Cable mean?
Cable [ca-ble] as a boys' name is pronounced KAY-bel. It is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Cable is "rope-maker". An English surname. A cable is generally a very thick rope, a chain or the insulated wire that transmits electric messages.
(male) Caible, Canble, ..
(female) Cablem, Cableo, .. Middle name pairings:
Cable Cai (C.C.), ..
How popular is Cable?
Cable is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#3430 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Cable for boys. Cable has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Able, Bale, Cabot, Cace, Cadbee, Cadbie (see Cadby), Cade, Cael, Caelen, Caide, Caile, Cailey, Caily, Caine, Caje, Cal, Cale, Caleb▲, Caley, Canbie, Carl▼, Carley, Carlo, Carly, Carne, Case▲, Cayce, Cayle, Cayleb, Cobe, Cobie, Cole, Colle, Coyle, Daile, Dale▼, Dalle, Dayle, Eagle, Earle▼, Fadle, Gable, Gaile, Gale▼, Gamble, Gayle▼, Hale, Halle, Hayle, Kaile, Kale, Karle, Kayle, Ladle, Lale, Nagle, Noble, Pavle, Sable, Vaile, Vale, Yale, Zale and Zayle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cable.See names in meaning and etymology.