Black Diamond


Black Diamond

Black Diamond may refer to:

Minerals

* Anthracite
* Coal
* Carbonado, a natural diamond that is black in color
* A black synthetic diamond, specifically CVD polycrystalline diamonds or HPHT polycrystalline compact diamonds

Business

* Black Diamond, a brand name used for various electrical products of the Mitsubishi Corporation
* Black Diamond Cheese, a Canadian cheese manufacturing company
* Black Diamond Equipment, a manufacturer of climbing and outdoor gear

Geography

* Black Diamond, Alberta, Canada
* Black Diamond, Florida, United States
* Black Diamond, Washington, United States
* Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in California, preserving historic coal mines

Music

* "Black Diamond" (Angie Stone album), a 1999 album by R&B/soul singer Angie Stone
* "Black Diamond" (song), by the rock band KISS
* "Black Diamond" (Stratovarius song), by the rock band STRATOVARIUS
* "Black Diamond" (song), by the rock band Black Diamond Brigade
* Black Diamond (song), by Japanese pop singer DOUBLE, featuring Namie Amuro
* Black Diamond (album), by the kuduro band Buraka Som Sistema
* Black Diamond (song) , by Japanese singer Nana Mizuki (Shugo Chara! character album)

ports

* "Black Diamond", a difficulty rating in downhill skiing
* A Black Diamond District, a high school conference of the Virginia High School League
* Black Diamond Australian Football League, an Australian rules football competition in the Newcastle, Hunter Valley and Central Coast regions of New South Wales.
* Black Diamond Trophy, a college football trophy that went to the winner of the annual West Virginia University and Virginia Tech football game
* Leônidas da Silva, Brazilian footballer, known as "Black Diamond"
* Black Diamond Conference, a high school conference of the Illinois High School Association
* Clinton Morrison, Irish/English footballer, known as "Black Diamond"

Miscellaneous

* Black Diamond (buffalo), the name of the North American bison featured on the reverse of the buffalo nickels introduced from 1913 to 1938
* Black Diamond (elephant)
* Black Diamond (passenger train)
* "Black Diamond", South African slang for privileged native black people
* "Black Diamond", the nickname of the new building of the Danish Royal Library, because of its appearance


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