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  1. danburite(Noun)

    A crystalline mineral similar to topaz.

  2. Origin: Danbury, Connecticut, USA, where it was first discovered, and -ite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Danburite(noun)

    a borosilicate of lime, first found at Danbury, Conn. It is near the topaz in form


  1. Danburite

    Danburite is a crystalline mineral similar to topaz. Its chemical formula is CaB2(SiO4)2. It has a Mohs hardness of 7 to 7.5 and a specific gravity of 3.0. The mineral has an orthorhombic crystal form. It is usually colourless, like quartz, but can be also either pale yellow, yellowish-brown, or pink. It typically occurs in contact metamorphic rocks. It is named for Danbury, Connecticut, United States where it was first discovered in 1839 by Charles Upham Shephard.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of danburite in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of danburite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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