Feminine Given Names in DES: Orabel

Feminine Given Names in
A Dictionary of English Surnames


Talan Gwynek, Fause Losenge Herald Extraordinary
(Brian M. Scott, scott@math.csuohio.edu)
© 1994 by Brian M. Scott; all rights reserved.

Orabel DECN puts these under ARABEL(LA), a muchlater Scottish name; it is much likelier that they are < Lat orabilis `easy to be entreated'. Orable appears to bethe vern. form.
Arable 1243 Orbell
Orabella 1275 Orbell
Orabilia 1221 xli; 1273 Orbell
Orabilis 1221 Orbell
Orabla 1243 Orbell
Orable 1243 Orbell
Orable* 1279 Orbell

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