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smaragd

[smar-agd] /ˈsmær ægd/
noun, Rare.
1.
Origin
1225-1275
1225-75; Middle English smaragde < Old French smaragde, esmaragde; see emerald
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smaragd

/ˈsmæræɡd/
noun
1.
(archaic) any green gemstone, such as the emerald
Derived Forms
smaragdine (sməˈræɡdɪn) adjective
Word Origin
C13: via Latin from Greek smaragdos; see emerald
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