Dreaming about Amethyst meaning

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A gift of ancient wisdom and / or protection.

In general:

A valuable, perhaps even very old part of your being, which is equipped with good judgment and courage, a warning that you are asked to protect you.


European (Judeo-Christian)
- means health, satisfaction with good shops;
- as a gem: peace of mind with hostility;
- a young woman lose an amethyst; breaks off her engagement; Insults follow in love.

* Please, see meaning of precious stones, quartz.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation
A precious stone consisting of a violet or purple variety of quartz.

Complete definition
Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz often used in jewelry. The name comes from the Ancient Greek ἀ a- (“not”) and μέθυστος methustos (“intoxicated”), a reference to the belief that the stone protected its owner from drunkenness; the ancient Greeks and Romans wore amethyst and made drinking vessels of it in the belief that it would prevent intoxication. It is one of several forms of quartz. Amethyst is the traditional birthstone for February.

Synonyms of amethyst
adjective: amethystine; related terms: quartz, transparent gem, chromatic.

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