What is April’s birthstone?
April Birthstone Diamond Initial for the oh so lucky, lucky April babies. Sparkly and simply gorgeous, the diamond is not only beautiful and entrancing but they are also rumoured to be one of the hardest substances on earth. The diamond is thought to provide the wearer with better relationships and to increase their inner strength. Wearing diamonds is purported to bring other benefits such as balance, clarity and abundance. It’s also symbolic of eternal love.
What does the word Diamond mean?
Diamond has been known since antiquity as a “Stone of Invincibility,” bringing victory, superior strength, fortitude and courage to its wearer. The word Diamond was adopted from the Greek word “adamas,” meaning invincible. Ancient theories touting the magical powers of Diamonds were prevalent: some thought lightning bolts formed diamonds, while other theories asserted that Diamonds were the tears of god.
Diamond Birthstone Initial Necklace or Bracelet, the perfect personalised necklace for that all-important girl in your life. Show her just how much she means to you.
She who from April dates her years,
Diamonds shall wear, lest bitter tears
For vain repentance flow; this stone,
Emblem of innocence is known.
Taken from Gregorian Birthstone Poems