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Meaning & History

From the name of the purple semi-precious stone, which is derived from the Greek negative prefix α (a) and μεθυστος (methystos) meaning "intoxicated, drunk", as it was believed to be a remedy against drunkenness.

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birthstones, colors, gemstones, My Little Pony characters, nature, purple, Steven Universe characters, Tales characters, Tolkien characters, word names
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute