Precious Stones: The History of Emerald: The History of Emerald
May, is the spring month of new growth and born. That is why Emerald is the birthstone of May which means the refreshing of eyes for spring after the rain. The name of Emerald is derived from a Greek word “smaragdos” which means green stones. Traced beck the history of Emerald, actually these green stone already known by royalty in Babylon and Egypt centuries. People at Spanish Conquistadors were found that they are wearing Emeralds in the sixteenth century.