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Zodiac Stones and Birthstones

Zodiac Stones and Birthstones - Gem stones

We are often asked about zodiac stones and birthstones, so I thought it appropriate to list them for you. However, do keep in mind that there are variations on these; through the ages many different cultures developed their own associations with different gems.  These are the most commonly accepted:

Zodiac Stones

Star Sign Date Gem
Aquarius 20 January – 18 February Garnet
Pisces 19 February – 20 March Amethyst
Aries 21 March – 19 April Blood stone
Taurus 20 April – 20 May Sapphire
Gemini 21 May – 21 June Agate
Cancer 22 June – 22 July Emerald
Leo 23 July – 22 August  Onyx
Virgo 23 August – 22 September  Carnelian
Libra 23 September – 23 October  Peridot
Scorpio 24 October – 21 November  Beryl
Sagittarius 22 November – 21 December Topaz
Capricorn 22 December – 19 January Ruby

Birthstones and Meanings

Month Gem Meaning
January Garnet Constancy
February Amethyst Sincerity
March Blood stone or Aquamarine Courage
April Diamond Innocence
May Emerald Love, Success
June Pearl, moonstone, Alexandrite Compassion
July Ruby Contentment
August Sardonyx or Peridot Married Happiness
September Sapphire Clear Thinking
October Opal or tourmaline Hope
November Citrine, Topaz Fidelity
December Turquoise, Lapis Lazuli or Tanzanite Prosperity

— Reinette

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