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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Ebony(0.01424 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Ebony.
English → Indonesian (quick)
abnus, kayu karang
English → English (WordNet)
adj : very dark black [syn: ebon]
n 1: a very dark black [syn: coal black, jet black, pitch black
, sable, soot black]
2: hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in
cabinetwork and for piano keys
3: tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored
heartwood used in cabinetwork [syn: Diospyros ebenum]
English → English (gcide)
Ebony \Eb"on*y\, n.; pl. Ebonies. [F. ['e]b[`e]ne, L. ebenus,
fr. Gr. ?; prob. of Semitic origin; cf. Heb. hobn[=i]m, pl.
A hard, heavy, and durable wood, which admits of a fine
polish or gloss. The usual color is black, but it also occurs
red or green.
Note: The finest black ebony is the heartwood of Diospyros reticulata
, of the Mauritius. Other species of the
same genus (D. Ebenum, Melanoxylon, etc.), furnish
the ebony of the East Indies and Ceylon. The West
Indian green ebony is from a leguminous tree (Brya Ebenus
), and from the Exc[ae]caria glandulosa.
Ebony \Eb"on*y\, a.
Made of ebony, or resembling ebony; black; as, an ebony
This ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling.