US Popularity:7780
Meaning:breath or vapor
Able is a masculine name sure to signal baby as one endowed with great skill and proficiency. And while there is no doubt that your little is blessed with brilliance, Able's meaning goes far deeper than competence. The name is a variant of the biblical name Abel, derived from the Hebrew hevel, which means "vapor" or "breath." As one capable of great mastery, doubtless Able will be a breath of fresh air to many.

Able Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Able is currently #7780 in U.S. births
Boy:Able is currently #2699 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 44
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.