What does estimable mean?

Definitions for estimable
ˈɛs tə mə bəles·timable

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word estimable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. estimableadjective

    deserving of respect or high regard

  2. estimable, good, honorable, respectableadjective

    deserving of esteem and respect

    "all respectable companies give guarantees"; "ruined the family's good name"

  3. computable, estimableadjective

    may be computed or estimated

    "a calculable risk"; "computable odds"; "estimable assets"


  1. estimableadjective

    Worthy of esteem; admirable.

  2. estimableadjective


  3. estimableadjective

    Capable of being estimated.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. ESTIMABLEadjective

    Etymology: French.

    A pound of man’s flesh, taken from a man,
    Is not so estimable or profitable
    As flesh of muttons, beefs, or goats, William Shakespeare, Mer. of Venice.

    A lady said of her two companions, that one was more amiable, the other more estimable.

    You lost one who gave hopes of being, in time, every thing that was estimable and good. William Temple.


  1. estimable

    Estimable refers to a person or thing worthy of respect or admiration. It can also mean capable of being estimated or calculated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Estimableadjective

    capable of being estimated or valued; as, estimable damage

  2. Estimableadjective

    valuable; worth a great price

  3. Estimableadjective

    worth of esteem or respect; deserving our good opinion or regard

  4. Estimablenoun

    a thing worthy of regard

  5. Etymology: [F. estimable, or L. aestimabilis. See Esteem.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Estimable is ranked #78821 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Estimable surname appeared 242 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Estimable.

    97.1% or 235 total occurrences were Black.
    2% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of estimable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of estimable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of estimable in a Sentence

  1. George Gordon Byron:

    It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem-and in my esteem age is not estimable.

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