padparadschah sapphire

[pahd-puh-rah-zhuh, pahd-]
a rare, yellowish-orange sapphire found in Sri Lanka.

perhaps directly < German; obscurely akin to Sinhalese padmarāgaya ruby, literally, lotus-colored Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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