Sable Family History
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Sable Name Meaning
French: topographic name for someone who lived in a sandy place, from sable ‘sand’. French (Sablé): habitational name from a place so called in Sarthe. Dutch and North German: metonymic occupational name for a furrier, from sabel ‘sable’, ‘black fur’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sale, Cable, Saile, Sales, Abele, Salle, Gable, Halle, Staple