What does ebon mean?

Definitions for ebonˈɛb ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ebon, ebony(adj)

    of a very dark black


  1. ebon(Noun)

    (now poetic) Ebony; an ebony tree.

  2. ebon(Adjective)

    Made of ebony.

  3. ebon(Adjective)

    Black in colour.

  4. Origin: From eban (modern ébène), from ebenus, from ‘ebony tree’, from Egyptian hbny.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ebon(adj)

    consisting of ebony

  2. Ebon(adj)

    like ebony, especially in color; black; dark

  3. Ebon(noun)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ebon

    eb′on, Ebony, eb′on-i, n. a kind of wood almost as heavy and hard as stone, usually black, admitting of a fine polish.—adj. made of ebony: black as ebony.—v.t. Eb′onise, to make furniture look like ebony.—ns. Eb′onist, a worker in ebony; Eb′onite, vulcanite (see under Vulcan). [L.,—Gr. ebenos; cf. Heb. hodnīm, pl. of hobni, obnieben, a stone.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebon in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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