Which semi-precious stone has a name that comes from the Latin for sea water?

Answer The name of the gemstone aquamarine derives from the Latin words for “sea” and “water.” Aquamarine stones range in color from pale greenish-blue to a deep blue. Aquamarine is the birthstone... Read More »

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