- A cable.
- The vertical triangular portion of the end of a building,
from the level of the cornice or eaves to the ridge of the roof. Also,
a similar end when not triangular in shape, as of a gambrel roof and
- The end wall of a building, as distinguished from the front
or rear side.
- A decorative member having the shape of a triangular gable,
such as that above a Gothic arch in a doorway.