What is another word for jacinth?

40 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ d͡ʒˈasɪnθ], [ d‍ʒˈasɪnθ], [ dʒ_ˈa_s_ɪ_n_θ]

Jacinth is a gemstone that is known for its rich blue or purple color and is often used in jewelry. The term jacinth is often used interchangeably with other similar gemstones, including sapphire, iolite, and tanzanite. These gemstones are valued for their beauty and their association with royalty, wealth, and prosperity. Other synonyms for jacinth include hyacinth, zircon, and amethyst. These gemstones are often used in a variety of jewelry pieces, including rings, necklaces, and earrings, and are sought after by collectors and gemstone enthusiasts alike. Whether you're looking for a piece of jewelry to add to your collection or simply appreciate the beauty of these gemstones, jacinth and its synonyms are sure to captivate.

What are the hypernyms for Jacinth?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Jacinth

The Princess Clotilda took, as if in a dream, the ring of transparent jacinth set in solid gold, and asked quietly: "What would the king of the Franks with me?"
"Historic Girls"
E. S. Brooks
The little pools of water along the low shores glowed like mirrors of polished jacinth.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901"
Lucy Maud Montgomery
The oriental jacinth, or hyacinth, is a brown-red corundum, which is more stable than the ordinary hyacinth, this latter being a form of zircon; it changes colour on exposure to light, which colour is not restored by subsequent retention in darkness.
"The Chemistry, Properties and Tests of Precious Stones"
John Mastin

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