in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- Meaning: Ebony
- #1124 All Time
Pronunciation of Ebony
How popular is the name "Ebony" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Ebony? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39,035 babies born with the name Ebony in the United States. That's more than enough Ebonies to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ebony" was in 1982 with a total of 2,280 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ebonies)
According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ebony" ranks #64 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 22 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of 1,358 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Ebony popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ebony in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Ebony" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ebony as well as things modernly associated with the name Ebony such as celebrities named Ebony.
Origin and Meaning of Ebony
The name "Ebony" is of English origin, and it means "Ebony". It's a name commonly given to girls.
E is for expressive, not one to hold within.
B is for bestow, as you give so much.
O is for outlook, pleasing to all.
N is for nice, need I say more?
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Ynobe". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Bnyeo". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Ebony born Oct 15, 1996
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Name poster for Ebony
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.