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Gender: F Meaning of Ebony: "deeply black wood" Origin of Ebony: English

Word name favored by African-American parents because of its connotations of blackness and beauty, trending down since the eighties.

Famous People Named Ebony

Ebony Bones, British Caribbean singer-songwriter
Ebony-Jewel Cora-Lee Camellia Rosamond Rainford-Brent, English cricketer
Ebony Vernice Hoffman, American basketball player

Pop Culture References for the name Ebony

"Ebony and Ivory," song by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder
Ebony Dark'ness Dementia Raven Way, main character of infamous Harry Potter fan fiction 'My Immortal'