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Gender: Male Origin of Ivory: Word name

The name Ivory is a boy's name . Ivory and is often added to lists like Color Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Extremely attractive color name chosen by some African-American families for its reference to the West African Ivory Coast; more commonly used for girls.

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Famous People Named Ivory

Ivory Joe Hunter, American R&B singer-songwriter
Ivory Williams, American sprinter
Ivory O. Hillis Jr., American sprinter
Harold Ivory Williams, American jazz pianist
Keenen Ivory Wayans, American actor
Keenen Ivory Wayans Jr., son of Keenen Ivory Wayans
James Ivory, American film director

Pop Culture References for the name Ivory

"benches of ivory" mentioned in Ezekiel 27:6
Ivory, the substance which composes an elephant's tusks
Ivory soap
Ivory Springer, character on TV's "Northern Exposure"