From Anglo-Normanpesible, peisible, Middle French paisible, from pais (“peace") + -ible; later remodelled after peace +"Ž -able.
Peaceable Sentence Examples
St Paul also believes in this, but insists that it is subordinate to the peaceable fruits of righteousness.
Immense damage was inflicted by these marauders on the subjects of the empire, who seem to have been mostly too peaceable to defend themselves, and whom the emperor could not spare troops enough to protect.
In the result nothing disturbed his peaceable possession of the see.
They are now peaceable fisher-folk, who show considerable Mode of ingenuity in their calling.