– “Ruby” comes from the Latin word “rubens,” which means red.
– Rubies come from corundum, which is sometimes referred to as Pink Sapphire.
– Rubies come in several different shades of red.
– The red color comes from the mineral chromium.
– Rubies are associated with prosperity and protection.
– In the Bible, rubies are also associated with wisdom and beauty, and are mentioned four times.