rubellite

noun
ru·bel·lite | \rü-ˈbe-ˌlīt, ˈrü-bə-ˌlīt\

Definition of rubellite 

: a red tourmaline used as a gem

First Known Use of rubellite

1794, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rubellite

Latin rubellus

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