Ebony refers firstly to a dense black wood, and hence also to: Plants and their wood. In botany, the name also applies to a number of species in the genus.
Ebony is a dense black hardwood, most commonly yielded by several different species in the genus Diospyros, which also contains the persimmons. Ebony is Ebony (disambiguation) · Ebonite · Diospyros ebenum · Dalbergia melanoxylon.
Ebony magazine is one of the oldest African American magazines and most successful. It provides business, health, fashion, sports, entertainment and general.