"deeply black wood"

Ebony Origin and Meaning

The name Ebony is a girl's name of English origin meaning "deeply black wood".
Word name favored by African-American parents because of its connotations of blackness and beauty, trending down since the eighties.

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Famous People Named Ebony

  • Ebony BonesBritish Caribbean singer,songwriter
  • EbonyJewel Cora,Lee Camellia Rosamond Rainford,Brent, English cricketer
  • Ebony Vernice HoffmanAmerican basketball player
  • Ebony JacksonAmerican reality TV personality ("16 and Pregnant")
  • Venus Ebony Starr WilliamsAmerican tennis player

Ebony in Pop Culture

  • Ebonybattle spider in the Spider Riders series
  • Ebonycharacter on TV's The Tribe
  • Ebony Dark'ness Dementia Raven Waymain character of 'My Immortal'
  • Ebony Whitemale sidekick of comics character The Spirit
  • "Ebony and Ivory" song by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder
  • EbonyAfrican,American magazine