What does amiable mean?
The definition of amiable
A”mi*a*ble, a.
Etym: [F. amiable, L. amicabilis friendly, fr. amicus friend, fr. amare to love. The meaning has been influenced by F. aimable, L. amabilis lovable, fr. amare to love. Cf. Amicable, Amorous, Amability.]

1 Lovable; lovely; pleasing. [Obs. or R.] So amiable a prospect. Sir T. Herbert.
2 Friendly; kindly; sweet; gracious; as, an amiable temper or mood; amiable ideas.
3 Possessing sweetness of disposition; having sweetness of temper, kind-heartedness, etc., which causes one to be liked; as, an amiable woman.
4 Done out of love. [Obs.] Lay an amiable siege to the honesty of this Ford’s wife. Shak.