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Sable (boy)

What does Sable mean?

Sable Pronunciation of Sable [sable] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Sable) is of Old French origin. Animal name. Sables are furry brown creatures depicted as black in ancient heralds.

Associated with: brown, black (dark), ancient (old).


Creative forms:
(male) Safble, Sawble, ..

(female) Sablee, Sablei, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sable Jordon (S.J.), ..

How popular is Sable?

Sable is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#17996 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Sable has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sable name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Able, Bale, Cable, Caile, Cale, Cayle, Daile, Dale, Dalle, Dayle, Eagle, Earle, Fadle, Gable, Gaile, Gale, Gamble, Gayle, Hale, Halle, Hayle, Kaile, Kale, Karle, Kayle, Ladle, Lale, Nagle, Noble, Pavle, Saber, Sabin, Sabr, Sabre, Sadler, Sage, Saige, Sail, Sal, Salem, Sante, Sarge, Saul, Saulo, Savile, Saxe, Sayge, Sayre, Searle, Vaile, Vale, Yale, Zale and Zayle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sable.