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See also: Gable, gâble, and gabble

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Etymology 1Edit

From Old French gable (compare modern French gâble).

 
A house with four gables visible.

NounEdit

gable (plural gables)

  1. (architecture) The triangular area of external wall adjacent to two meeting sloped roofs.
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

gable (plural gables)

  1. A cable.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for gable in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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gable

  1. First-person singular present of gabeln.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of gabeln.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of gabeln.
  4. Imperative singular of gabeln.