ébano

noun

éba·​no
ˈābəˌnō,
ˈeb-
plural -s
: any of several Mexican and Central American timber trees of the genus Caesalpinia (especially C. sclerocarpa)

Word History

Etymology

American Spanish, from Spanish, ebony, from Latin ebenus

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“ébano.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%C3%A9bano. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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