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May Birthstones

To learn more about the May Birthstone take a look at the complete guide, created by Estate Diamond Jewelry.

There are 15 different stones listed as birthstones for the calendar month of May, or as Sun/Star, Planetary, or Talismanic stones for the Zodiac sign of Taurus or Gemini. Because these two Zodiac signs span part of May, both are listed in this table.

Birthstones for the calendar month of May are emerald, sapphire, agate, and carnelian.

The Zodiac signs of Taurus and Gemini include 11 additional stones: coral, turquoise, aventurine, garnet, amber, rose quartz, tiger's eye, chrysoprase, citrine, white sapphire, and pearl.

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Emerald.jpg

Emerald

  • Modern and Traditional Birthstone
  • Ancient Arabic, Hindu, Polish and Russian May Birthstone
  • Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus
  • Planetary Stone - Taurus
  • Talismanic Stone - Gemini

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Sapphire.jpg

Sapphire

  • Mystical May Birthstone
  • Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus
  • Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus

Agate.jpg
Agate.jpg

Agate

  • Ayurvedic May Birthstone
  • Ancient Hebrew, Italian and Roman May Birthstone
  • Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Gemini

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Carnelian.jpg

Carnelian

Ancient Hebrew May Birthstone

Coral.jpg
Coral.jpg

Coral

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus

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Turquoise.jpg

Turquoise

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus

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Aventurine.webp

Aventurine

Planetary Stone - Taurus

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Garnet.jpg

Garnet

Talismanic Stone - Taurus

Amber.jpg
Amber.jpg

Amber

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus

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Rose-quartz.jpg

Rose Quartz

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Taurus

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Tigers-eye.jpg

Tiger's Eye

Planetary Stone - Gemini

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Chryzopras.jpg

Chrysoprase

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Gemini

Citrine.jpeg
Citrine.jpeg

Citrine

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Gemini

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White-sapphire.webp

White Sapphire

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Gemini

Pearl.jpg
Pearl.jpg

Pearl

Sun Sign (Star Sign) - Gemini

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Barbara Mitchell

Barbara Mitchell - Barbara is recognized by the industry leaders for her passion and objective to make beautiful jewellery accessible, affordable and forever wearable. She designs custom made jewelery made of gold and diamonds for more than 20 years. Her website, bernardine.com has been mentioned in many books such as "The 12 Gemstones of Revelation", "Teens Have Style!", "10-Minute Crystal Healing" and websites such as wikipedia.org, etsy.com, buzzfeed.com, yahoo.net.

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