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 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ebony" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 48 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of 1,532 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 midwest? 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 elate, you make others happy.
B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Ynobe". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eoynb". 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 Nov 12, 1997
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 Turkey approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Name poster for Ebony
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.