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Origin of habile
Words nearby habile
Example sentences from the Web for habile
Whether in his study of political problems, his pictures of people, or his sketches of scenery, he is equally keen and habile.
Le plus grand art d'un habile homme est celui de savior cacher son habileté.
Le plus grand art d'un habile homme est celui de savoir cacher son habileté.
Elsewhere he calls him, ‘cet habile naturaliste; ce savant clbre,’ vol.History of Civilization in England, Vol. 2 of 3|Henry Thomas Buckle
From French, "habile," in which we see the etymology of "able."Letters of Samuel Rutherford|Samuel Rutherford