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Emerald is the official birthstone for May. Emerald precious gemstones are prized for their stunning green colour and are associated with growth, prosperity, and rebirth. This gemstone has a rich history and cultural significance, making it a popular choice to use for emerald gemstone birthday gifts. The word “emerald” comes from the Greek word “smaragdus,” which means green. Ancient Egyptians were among the first to discover and use emeralds, and they believed that the gemstone symbolised eternal youth and rebirth.

People born in the month of May are lucky to have such a beautiful gemstone as its birthstone. Choosing the perfect emerald to create a fine jewellery birthday gift can be a daunting take. If you need help deciding on what hue of green you prefer or what country of origin the emerald comes from check out our emerald buying guide.

Waldemar Jewellers are Emerald experts, so we can help you create the perfect custom emerald jewellery gift and fine you the best emerald on the market that suits your design and budget.

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