Definition of aquamarine:
- blue (part of speech: adjective)
- gem (part of speech: noun)
- green (part of speech: adjective)
- colors (part of speech: noun)
The something was a bracelet; a little, shining garland of stars, each star a cluster of " aquamarine" stones, clear as crystal, with the faintest, most delicate shade of green, hardly seen in the full light.- "Hildegarde's Harvest", Laura E. Richards.
Agate, chalcedony, onyx, opal, beryl, lapis- lazuli, and aquamarine are represented by the radiant sheen emanating from distant suns, displaying an inexhaustible variety of colour, blended in tints of untold harmony.- "The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'", Thomas Orchard.
To these may be added the opal, under Scorpio; the garnet, under Aries; and the turquoise, under Cancer, when Saturn is therein; and the aquamarine, under Pisces; and among the temporary talismans of vegetation we may add that, the young shoots, bearing the flower and seed vessels, are the portions of chief virtue, and the young shoots of trees.- "The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2", Burgoyne, Thomas H..