lazulite

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noun la·zu·lite \ˈla-zyü-ˌlīt, -zhə-\

Definition of lazulite

  1. :  an often crystalline azure-blue mineral that is a hydrous phosphate of aluminum, iron, and magnesium

Origin and Etymology of lazulite

German Lazulith, from Medieval Latin lazulum lapis lazuli


First Known Use: 1807


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