noun, plural sables, (especially collectively for 1, 2) sable.
an Old World weasellike mammal, Mustela zibellina, of cold regions in Eurasia and the North Pacific islands, valued for its dark brown fur.
a marten, especially Mustela americana.
the fur of the sable.
the color black, often being one of the heraldic colors.
sables, mourning garments.
of the heraldic color sable.
made of the fur or hair of the sable.
very dark; black.
Cape, a cape on a small island at the SW tip of Nova Scotia, Canada: lighthouse.
Cape, a cape at the S tip of Florida.
noun (pl) -bles, -ble
a marten, Martes zibellina, of N Asian forests, with dark brown luxuriant fur related adjective zibeline
the highly valued fur of this animal
(as modifier): a sable coat
American sable, the brown, slightly less valuable fur of the American marten, Martes americana
the colour of sable fur: a dark brown to yellowish-brown colour
of the colour of sable fur
black; dark; gloomy
(usually postpositive) (heraldry) of the colour black
noun Cape Sable
a cape at the S tip of Florida: the southernmost point of continental US
the southernmost point of Nova Scotia, Canada
noun 1. a large antelope, Hippotragus niger, of Africa, with long, saberlike horns and, in the male, a black coat: an endangered species. sable antelope noun 1. a large black E African antelope, Hippotragus niger, with long backward-curving horns
noun, plural (especially collectively) sablefish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sablefishes. 1. a large, blackish food fish, Anoplopoma fimbria, inhabiting waters of the North Pacific.
- Sable island pony
noun 1. a variety of wild pony found on Sable Island, Nova Scotia
noun, plural saboraim [sah-baw-rah-im, -boh-] /ˌsɑ bɔˈrɑ ɪm, -boʊ-/ (Show IPA). (often initial capital letter) Judaism. 1. one of a group of Jewish scholars, active in the rabbinical academies of Babylonia during the 6th century a.d., whose editing of the work of the Babylonian amoraim constituted the final stage in the preparation of the Babylonian […]