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Gable

What does Gable mean?

Gable Pronunciation of Gable [gable] as a boys' name is of Old French origin. Short form of Gabriel. The name is famous due to actor Clark Gable, who was often known by his surname.

Associated with: famous, surname.

Variations

12 relations via Gabriel: Gab, Gabbi, Gabbie, Gabby, Gabe, Gabi, Gabie, Gabor, Gabriele, Gaby, Gavrel and Gay.

Creative forms:
(male) Gabled, Garble, ..

(female) Gablei, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gable Rhys (G.R.), ..

How popular is Gable?

Gable is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#3466 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Gabe (#1734 from recent data), Gabriel (#22) and Gay are the popular related forms of Gable (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Gable were favored 5 years ago (adoption of 0.68%) and are almost as common today (adoption 0.57%, 15.4%). Gabriel is more familiar than the rest. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gabe, Gabriel, Gay in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gabriel outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Able, Bale, Cable, Caile, Cale, Cayle, Daile, Dale, Dalle, Dayle, Eagle, Earle, Fadle, Gabbo, Gael, Gaell, Gaelle, Gage, Gaige, Gail, Gaile, Gaill, Gaille, Gaine, Gal, Gale, Galen, Gall, Gallo, Galo, Galt, Gamble, Gamblen (see Gamble), Garlen, Garve, Gauge, Gayle, Gaylen, Gayler, Gayne, Gibbe, 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 Gable.


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