Meaning of Ebony
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Ebony has the following meaning:
Black colored wood, which is favoured for its rich and outstanding color tone.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Ebony is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 789 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In both Years 2008 and 2009, the name Ebony remained at the same ranking of 1000. (A ranking of 1000 means that this name ranked 1000 or poorer in the 2008/2009 popularity surveys)
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Ebony in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Ebony is pronounced as eh-buh-nee
The following names are baby names related to Ebony and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Ebony: Boys - Anson
, Girls - Ceola
, Both genders - Darian
Popular Variants for the name Ebony: Abonee
Common nicknames for the name Ebony are: Aba
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Ebony to be: A dark woman who is sleek and savvy with an air of mystery around her
In one word, you might describe Ebony as a(n) "sleek
See other "sleek" names for girls