Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. Check marks indicate the level to which a name has been verified.
Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. see-bo-ney(Caribbean Spanish)  [key]
Other Forms FormsCiboney

Meaning & History

Means "people of the precious stone" or "cave dweller" in Arawak, spoken in Cuba.

It is an ethnic name as the Ciboney, or Siboney, were a Taíno people of Cuba, Jamaica and Hispaniola (Haiti and Dominican Republic).

As given name is probably after Siboney a 1929 song written by Ernesto Lecuona, inspired by the village Siboney near Santiago de Cuba.
Added 9/7/2006 by anonymous
Edited 5/20/2021 by LMS, Felie, Frollein Gladys and more