May Birthstone: Emerald

Happy birthday to all the May babies!

Your birthstone is the Emerald which symbolizes rebirth, faith and goodness. Owners of an emerald are believed to be granted good fortune and youth. The ancient Greeks wore emeralds to honor the goddess of love Aphrodite and Cleopatra’s favorite gemstone was thought to be the Emerald.

Many people born in may have the astrological sign Taurus. As a Taurus, you are known to be patient and persistent; you love to plan for the future. Success and happiness is extremely important to you, this is why you live by the motto ‘Work hard, Play hard.’ Those around you know you to be loyal and supportive.

Celebrities with May Birthdays: David Beckham, Christina Hendricks, Adele, Robert Pattinson and Megan Fox.

Birthstone jewelry for May or any other month of the year is available at all Long’s Jewelers locations.

Partial information was sourced from the American Gem Society.