Aquamarine vs. Turquoise

Aquamarine vs. Turquoise — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Aquamarine and Turquoise

Aquamarinenoun

A transparent blue-green variety of beryl, used as a gemstone.

Turquoisenoun

A blue to blue-green mineral of aluminum and copper, mainly CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8·4H2O, prized as a gemstone in its polished blue form.

Aquamarinenoun

A pale blue to light greenish blue.

Turquoisenoun

A light to brilliant bluish green.

Aquamarinenoun

The bluish-green colour of the sea.

Turquoisenoun

(countable) A sky-blue, greenish-blue, or greenish-gray semi-precious gemstone.

Aquamarinenoun

A bluish-green variety of beryl.

Turquoisenoun

A pale greenish-blue colour, like that of the gemstone.

Aquamarineadjective

Of a bluish-green colour.

Turquoiseadjective

Made of turquoise (the gemstone).

Aquamarinenoun

a transparent variety of beryl that is blue green in color

Turquoiseadjective

Having a pale greenish-blue colour.

Aquamarinenoun

a shade of blue tinged with green

Turquoisenoun

a blue to gray green mineral consisting of copper aluminum phosphate; blue turquoise is valued as a gemstone

Turquoisenoun

a shade of blue tinged with green