Ebony: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Ebony

Ebony

Pronunciation: EH-bə-nee (key)

Origin of the name Ebony:

Taken from ebony, which denotes a hard, heavy, black wood. It is popularly bestowed by black parents as a symbol of ethnic pride.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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