AskDefine | Define ebon

Dictionary Definition

ebon adj : very dark black [syn: ebony]

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English

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

/ˈɛbən/

Noun

  1. (now poetic) Ebony; an ebony tree.

Adjective

  1. Made of ebony.
  2. Black in colour.

Extensive Definition

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