72%Rating
add to your listSave
GenderFeminine
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.EB-ən-ee
[key]

Meaning & History

From the English word ebony for the black wood which comes from the ebony tree. It is ultimately from the Egyptian word hbnj. In America this name is most often used by black parents.

Categories

black, colors, flora, green, nature, plants, trees, word names, Y vowels
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute