Hiddenite meaning

hĭdn-īt
A transparent emerald-green variety of spodumene, used as a gemstone.
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A rare, yellowish to emerald-green variety of spodumene, a semiprecious stone.
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(mineralogy) A pale green form of spodumene that is sometimes used as a gemstone.
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Origin of hiddenite

  • After William Earl Hidden (1853–1918), American mineralogist

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Hidden +‎ -ite, named after W E Hidden.

    From Wiktionary