Meaning and Origin of: Sable

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First name origins & meanings:

  • English : Dark-brown color fur; black

First name variations

Last name origin & 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’.