Stables Family History
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Stables Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stable, or an occupational name for someone employed in one, from Middle English stable, plural stables (via Old French from Latin stabulum, a derivative of stare ‘to stand’). In Middle English the term was used of the quarters occupied by cattle as well as those reserved for horses.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stabler, Staley, Scales, Sales, Staple, Staller, Stadler, Stakes