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Spell Check of sapphire

Correct spelling: sapphire

Definition of sapphire:

  1. A precious stone, next in value to the diamond, and generally of a blue colour, being pure crystallized ammina.

Common misspellings for sapphire:


Sapphire \s(a)-pphi-re\

Sapphire as a girl's name is pronounced SAFF-ire. It is of English origin. Jewel name and the birthstone for September. The Hebrew names Sapir and Saphira, like the English word and name Sapphire, are derived from the Hebrew term for the gem. Sapir is very rarely used, probably because the biblical Sapphira was a woman who was executed by God for lying. Safira (sa-FEER-ah) (Spanish) is based on Ceferino, from Zephyr, the name of a third-century pope.
sabra, Zippora.
Sapphira, Safira, Saphira, Sephira.

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Examples of usage for sapphire:

  1. The sea rolled in long swells of deepest sapphire – The Locusts' Years by Mary Helen Fee

Quotes for sapphire:

  1. Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire throne.
  2. I really think that American gentlemen are the best after all, because kissing your hand may make you feel very good but a diamond and a sapphire bracelet lasts forever.