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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1124 most popular

What does the name "Ebony" mean?

Ebony (English): Ebony

The name "Ebony" is of English origin and it means "Ebony". It's a name commonly given to girls.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

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 "Oeybn". 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.

How popular is the name "Ebony" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ebony" is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 381 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Ebony born Mar 21, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 775. 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!

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.