sapphire defined

 [saf-ahyuh r]   noun  1. any gem variety of corundum other than the ruby, especially one of the blue varieties.  2. a gem of this kind.  3. the color of this gem, a deep blue.  4. a small hummingbird with shining blue or violet colors in its plumage and a short tail.  adjective  5. resembling sapphire; deep blue:  a sapphire sky.

[saf-ahyuh r] 

noun

1. any gem variety of corundum other than the ruby, especially one of the blue varieties.

2. a gem of this kind.

3. the color of this gem, a deep blue.

4. a small hummingbird with shining blue or violet colors in its plumage and a short tail.

adjective

5. resembling sapphire; deep blue:

a sapphire sky.

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