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Is ebon a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word ebon is a Scrabble US word. The word ebon is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

E1B3O1N1

Is ebon a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word ebon is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

E1B3O1N1

Is ebon a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word ebon is a Words With Friends word. The word ebon is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

E1B4O1N2

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Valid words made from Ebon

You can make 18 words from 'ebon' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'ebon'

BONE 6EBON 6

3 letters words from 'ebon'

BEN 5BON 5
EON 3NEB 5
NOB 5OBE 5
ONE 3 

2 letters words from 'ebon'

BE 4BO 4
EN 2NE 2
NO 2OB 4
OE 2ON 2

All 4 letters words made out of ebon

ebon beon eobn oebn boen oben ebno beno enbo nebo bneo nbeo eonb oenb enob neob oneb noeb bone obne bnoe nboe onbe nobe

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word ebon. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in ebon.

Definitions and meaning of ebon

ebon

Alternative forms

  • hebene (obsolete)

Etymology

From Old French eban (modern ébène), from Latin ebenus, from Ancient Greek ἔβενος (ébenos, ebony tree).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛbən/

Noun

ebon (plural ebons)

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

Adjective

ebon (comparative more ebon, superlative most ebon)

  1. (poetic) Made of ebony.
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, IV.5:
      “A stranger knight,” sayd he, “unknowne by name, / But knowne by fame, and by an Hebene speare […].”
    • 1745, Edward Young, Night-Thoughts, I:
      Night, sable goddess! from her ebon throne, / In rayless majesty, now stretches forth / Her leaden sceptre o'er a slumb'ring world.
  2. (poetic) Black in colour.

Anagrams

  • Beno, Boen, Bone, Bône, bone

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a hard wood like stone.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)