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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bony, boneyadjective

    having bones especially many or prominent bones

    "a bony shad fillet"; "her bony wrist"; "bony fish"

  2. scraggy, boney, scrawny, skinny, underweight, weedyadjective

    being very thin

    "a child with skinny freckled legs"; "a long scrawny neck"


  1. Boney

    Boney is an Australian television series produced by Fauna Productions during 1971 and 1972, featuring James Laurenson in the title role of Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte. Two series, each of thirteen episodes were filmed. The series is centred on Bonaparte, a half-Australian Aboriginal character, created by Arthur Upfield, who wrote twenty nine novels about him from 1929 until his death in 1964.

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  1. BONEY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Boney is ranked #8673 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Boney surname appeared 3,789 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Boney.

    55% or 2,086 total occurrences were White.
    37% or 1,403 total occurrences were Black.
    3.3% or 128 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 81 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2% or 78 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 13 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. ebony

  2. Ebony

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boney in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boney in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
    • A. vehicle
    • B. trigger
    • C. accident
    • D. bowel

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