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reallacecurtains Fri 07-Oct-11 10:57:57

I'm quite partial to it it, especially for a dark girl. Very glamorous, animalistic but a tad Dallas. Alex James has a dd named Sable 'parently.

minipie Fri 07-Oct-11 11:07:56

Hmm, for it sounds a bit too much like a Gladiator name a la Jet or Panther. Also makes me think of furs which some might not like.

minipie Fri 07-Oct-11 11:08:04

for me

FearTricksPotter Fri 07-Oct-11 11:22:26

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MelinaM Fri 07-Oct-11 11:50:25

Marilyn Monroe singing that song pops into my head! I quite like it, but not 100% sure!

QueenVictoria42 Fri 07-Oct-11 13:08:14

Agree with the gladiator connotations. Also think it could lead to teasing at school i.e. sable - disabled?

DrSeuss Fri 07-Oct-11 13:16:49

You do know what a sable is? It's just a posh weasel!

wigglesmonsterock Fri 07-Oct-11 13:45:53

Was there a Sable Colby? I just think coat.

Ayoop Fri 07-Oct-11 14:02:17

Nah.

ShroudOfHamsters Fri 07-Oct-11 16:10:49

Slightly porn star alas

BluddyMoFo Fri 07-Oct-11 16:11:28

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Fixture Fri 07-Oct-11 16:12:55

It's a bit animal-coaty and paintbrushy.

WorzselMummage Fri 07-Oct-11 16:13:06

Fur
Dog

No

HengshanRoad Sat 08-Oct-11 00:54:29

Posh weasel! grin

sparkle12mar08 Sat 08-Oct-11 11:09:50

Um, no. 80's shoulder pads, bitches, soap operas. Definately not.

reallacecurtains Sun 09-Oct-11 01:12:32

Yes, Dr Seuss, I do. Sweet, aren't they grin. Still like the name despite pornstar/ paintbrushy connotations.

HarrietSchulenberg Sun 09-Oct-11 01:17:16

Has fur and paintbrush connotations for me too. And you have to think about what if she grows up to not suit the name. She would have to be very glamorous to fit that one.

nooka Sun 09-Oct-11 02:48:06

Sorry, I think it's horrible (was a fan of Dynasty/the Colbys). It sounds like the sort of name that someone might adopt to make it appear that they were gamorous, so yes sex industry or bad bond movie character perhaps.

tryingtoleave Sun 09-Oct-11 09:52:48

I think coat. People might throw red paint on her.

ScottOfTheArseAntics Sun 09-Oct-11 10:01:01

Anything Alex James does do the opposite. That's my mantra. His judgement is shot.

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