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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.
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. 
Ebru - Turkish name derived from ebru, the art of marbling, from Ottoman Turkish ebri, meaning "cloud," suggestive of the streaked aspect in marbling.
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."
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.
Ebo - Egyptian name meaning "born on Tuesday."
Eberhard - Old High German name composed of the elements eber "wild boar" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "strong as a boar."
Ebrahim -  Persian form of Arabic Ibrahim, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Ebele - African Igbo name meaning "kind, merciful."
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.
Eben - Variant spelling of Hebrew Even, meaning "stone."
Ebio - Egyptian name meaning "honey."
Ebby - Variant spelling of English Ebbie, meaning "stone of help."
Eburhard - Variant spelling of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."
Ebba - Pet form of Anglo-Saxon Eadburga, meaning "rich fortress."
Ébha - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Éabha, meaning "life."
Ebbie - Pet form of English Ebenezer, meaning "stone of help."
Ebert - Contracted form of German Eberhart, meaning "strong as a boar."
Ebé - Egyptian name meaning "wonderful."
Eb - English short form of longer names beginning with Eb-.
Ebbe - Pet form of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."
Eberhart - Variant spelling of German Eberhard, meaning "strong as a boar."

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