Group of precious stones that includes emerald and aquamarine.
Colorless beryl is known as goshenite; rose beryl is
called verobyerite or morganite; golden beryl is called heliodor;
and there are also pale blue stones (aquamarine) and bluegreen
stones. Beryl was traditionally recommended for curing
throat or liver disorders. It was also said to preserve wedded
love and to be a good medium for magical vision. (See also