Meaning and Origin of: Sable
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Girl name origins & meanings:
- English : Dark-brown color fur; black
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Family name origins & meanings:
- 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’.