Meaning of onyx
Pronunciation: (on'iks, ō'niks), [key]
- a variety of chalcedony having straight parallel bands of alternating colors. Cf.
- (not used technically) an unbanded chalcedony dyed for ornamental purposes.
- black, esp. a pure or jet black.
- a nail of a finger or toe.
- black, esp. jet black.
- onyx (Thesaurus)