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Names starting with Eb

Ebony - English name derived from the vocabulary word ebony, derived from Latin ebenus, from Greek ebenos "ebony tree," from ancient Egyptian hbny, from Hebrew eben "stone," so called because of its hard wood.
Ébha - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Éabha, meaning "life."
Eben-haezer - Hebrew name meaning "foundation stone, stone of help." In the bible, this is the name of the place where the Israelites were defeated by the Philistines. It is also the name of a memorial stone set up by Samuel after the Israelites got their revenge. 
Ebo - Egyptian name meaning "born on Tuesday."
Ebru - Turkish name derived from ebru, the art of marbling, from Ottoman Turkish ebri, meaning "cloud," suggestive of the streaked aspect in marbling.
Ebenezer - Anglicized form of Hebrew Eben-haezer, meaning "foundation stone, stone of help." In the bible, this is the name of the place where the Israelites were defeated by the Philistines. It is also the name of a memorial stone set up by Samuel after the Israelites got their revenge. Ebenezer was first used as a forename by 17th century Puritans.
Ebby - Variant spelling of English Ebbie, meaning "stone of help."
Ebrahim -  Persian form of Arabic Ibrahim, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Ebio - Egyptian name meaning "honey."
Ebron - Hebrew name meaning "alliance, association." In the bible, this is the name of a city in south Judah near where Abraham built an altar. It is also the name of the third son of Kohath and a descendant of Caleb. The Anglicized form is Hebron.
Ebbe - Pet form of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."
Ebner - Originally a German byname for someone who lived on a plateau, from eben "plateau" and the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, it is now considered a German form of Hebrew Abner, meaning "father of light."
Eben - Variant spelling of Hebrew Even, meaning "stone."
Ebert - Contracted form of German Eberhart, meaning "strong as a boar."
Eberhart - Variant spelling of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."
Eburhard - Variant spelling of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."
Ebé - Egyptian name meaning "wonderful."
Eberhard - Old High German name composed of the elements eber "wild boar" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "strong as a boar."
Ebele - African Igbo name meaning "kind, merciful."
Eb - English short form of longer names beginning with Eb-.
Ebbie - Pet form of English Ebenezer, meaning "stone of help."
Ebba - Pet form of Anglo-Saxon Eadburga, meaning "rich fortress."

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