"friendly, courteous," early 15c., from Old French amable, from Latin amabilem "lovely," from amare "to love" (see Amy). Related: Amably; amability.
Examples from the Web for amable
To tell the truth, Amable Bricourt had gone to Toulon to spend the day with some friends in a billiard-saloon.
Then old Amable, vanquished, without uttering a word, climbed back to his loft.Original Short Stories, Volume 9 (of 13)|Guy de Maupassant
But I have disdainfully refused the hand of Amable Bricourt—that is my crime.
I dont reckon mercy nor pity always amung the virtews; they are often only amable weaknesses.The Complete Works of Josh Billings|Henry W. Shaw
Jean Magliss, he dance every night now with Amable Morin's girl.The Cobbler In The Devil's Kitchen|Mary Hartwell Catherwood