Symbolism of Gemstones

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While every gemstone has a unique beauty to it as evidenced in the beautiful jewelry crafted from them, but did you know that each gemstone has a meaning behind it? It's said that each gemstone has symbolic properties and various virtues that they represent. If you're looking for a gift of jewelry, perhaps this list will help you to decide which gemstones represent the feelings and emotions that you want to exude.

AgateAgate
The agate stone endows the wearer with calmness, courage, eloquence, health, longevity, virtue, and wealth.

AmethystAmethyst
The amethyst stone symbolizes deep love, happiness, humility, sincerity, and wealth.

AquamarineAquamarine
It is believed that the aquamarine stone ensures continual happiness and constancy in love; symbolizes health, hope, and youth.

BerylBeryl
The Beryl stone symbolizes everlasting youth, happiness, and hope.

BloodstoneBloodstone
It is believed that the Boodstone endows courage, wisdom, and vitality; symbolizes audaciousness, brilliance, courage, generosity, and health.

CarbunkleCarbunkle
The carbunkle stone symbolizes constancy, energy, self-confidence, and strength.

CarmelianCarmelian
The carmelian stone Symbolizes courage, joy, friendship, and peace; believed to disperse evil thought and sorrow.

Cat's EyeCat's Eye
The Cat's Eye stone symbolizes courage, joy, friendship, and peace; believe to warm its owner of approaching danger.

ChrysoberylChrysoberyl
The Chrysoberyl stone is said to symbolizes patience in sorrow.

ChrysoliteChrysolite
Chrysolites represent disappointed love and wisdom.

CoralCoral
Coral symbolizes attachment; believed to be an amulet against natural disasters, disease, bad luck, and jealous friends.

CrystalCrystal
Crystal symbolizes purity and simplicity.

DiamondDiamond
Diamonds, the most popular engagement & wedding stone, represent brilliance, constancy, excellence, innocence, invulnerable faith, joy, life, love, and purity.

EmeraldEmerald
Emeralds represent spring, rebirth, hope, peace, and tranquility; believe to endow its wearer with an accommodating and pleasing disposition.

GarnetGarnet
It is believed that the garnet stone symbolizes constancy, faith, loyalty, and strength; believed to endow its wearer with cheerfulness and sincerity.

HyacinthHyacinth
Hyacinth stones symbolize modesty, constancy, hope, faithfulness, and perfection; believed to endow its wearer with 'second sight'.

JadeJade
Jade symbolizes harmonious living, intelligence, longevity, strength, and purity; believed to endow its wearer with good luck and good health; embodies charity, wisdom, courage, justice, and modesty.

Lapis LazuliLapis Lazuli
Lapis Lazuli stones symbolize ability, cheerfulness, trust, believed to bring its wearer happiness, love, and prosperity.

MoonstoneMoonstone
The Moonstone symbolizes pensiveness and intelligence; believed to bring its wearer good luck.

OnyxOnyx
Onyx, despite it's dark shade, represents clearness and dignity; believed to bring its wearer marital bliss.

OpalOpal
Opals are symbolic of confidence, happiness, hope, innocence, prayer, and tender love; believed to endow its wearer with pure thoughts and increased faithfulness.

PearlPearl
Pearls represent beauty, faithfulness, humility, innocence, integrity, modesty, purity, refinement, wisdom, and wealth.

PeridotPeridot
It's said that peridot symbolizes happiness; believed to discourage betrayal and to encourage friendship and marriage.

RubyRuby
Rubies, with their deep red beauty, represent beauty, charity, daintiness, dignity, happiness, love, and passion; believed to have the ability to dispel discord and sadness, to preserve its wearer from false friendships and to warn of imminent danger.

SapphireSapphire
The stunning blue of a sapphire symbolizes calmness, constancy, contemplation, hope, innocence, purity, truth, and virtue; believed to bring its wearer comfort courage, and strength, while pacifying anger, protecting from danger, and fostering constancy in love.

SardonyxSardonyx
The Sardonyx stone symbolizes diving love, marital happiness, vivacity, and power; believed to endow those born under its influence with honesty and mercy

TopazTopaz
Topaz represents divine goodness, eager love, fidelity, friendship, gentleness, and integrity; believed to bring its wearer recognition; wealth, and protection from evil

TourmalineTourmaline
Tourmaline symbolizes courage, generosity, and thoughtfulness; believed to bring its wearer happiness and prosperity.

TurquoiseTurquoise
Turquoise symbolizes earth, happiness, good health, hope, prosperity, and success; considered to be a pledge of friendship when given as a gift.

ZirconZircon
The Zircon sonte symbolizes respect; believed to be a charm against jealous and theft.