Pronunciation: (am'bur),[key] —n. 1. a pale yellow, sometimes reddish or brownish, fossil resin of vegetable origin, translucent, brittle, and capable of gaining a negative electrical charge by friction and of being an excellent insulator: used for making jewelry and other ornamental articles.
2. the yellowish-brown color of resin.
—adj. 1. of the color of amber; yellowish-brown: amber fields of grain. 2. made of amber: amber earrings.
Pronunciation: (am'bur),[key] —n. a female given name.