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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ja·cinth /ˈʤesṇ(t)θ, ˈʤæ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ja·cinth n.  See Hyacinth.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a red transparent variety of zircon used as a gemstone [syn:

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    properly a flower of a reddish blue or deep purple (hyacinth),
    and hence a precious stone of that colour (Rev. 21:20). It has
    been supposed to designate the same stone as the ligure (Heb.
    leshem) mentioned in Ex. 28:19 as the first stone of the third
    row in the high priest's breast-plate. In Rev. 9:17 the word is
    simply descriptive of colour.