A transparent pale green, blue, or yellow mineral consisting of a silicate of beryllium and aluminum, sometimes used as a gemstone.
- Emerald, a green transparent variety of beryl, was one of the most highly prized gemstones in antiquity.
- Lepidolite, beryl, tantalite, quartz crystals, and altered and unaltered petalite are some of the minerals that can be found in this district.
- Egypt was probably the only source of emerald and other green beryl for the ancient civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean region.
Words that rhyme with berylCheryl, chrysoberyl, imperil, Merrill, peril, Sheryl
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