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Ebony Name Meaning and Origin

Ebony Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Dark, black, strong, resilient

Name Origin


The name Ebony is of English origin and means 'dark' or 'black'. It is often associated with qualities such as strength and resilience. The name can also be a reference to the precious ebony wood, known for its dark color and durability.

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Ebony Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Ebony is easy to pronounce, with a smooth flow of syllables.

Name Melody Rating:

The two syllables in Ebony create a harmonious rhythm when pronounced.

Famous People Named Ebony

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● Ebony Bones

Ebony Bones is a British singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress known for her unique blend of punk, rock, and electronic music. She has released several albums and singles, gaining recognition for her innovative sound and style.

● Ebony Reigns

Ebony Reigns, also known as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, was a Ghanaian dancehall artist who gained popularity for her hit songs and charismatic stage presence. She was considered one of the rising stars in the Ghanaian music industry before her untimely death.

Ebony Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Ebony

The name Ebony may evoke negative stereotypes or connotations related to race or skin color. Some may associate the name with outdated perceptions or biases, though it ultimately depends on individual perspectives and contexts.

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