The October Birthstone is Opal
The birthstone for October is Opal and the October birthstone color is Multi-Color. The dazzling Opal gemstone is associated with imagination, fidelity, creativity, innocence and hope.
Opal is an unusual gemstone that reflects a rainbow of colors known as ‘play of color’. The five main types of opal are white, black, fire, boulder and crystal; according to their background color.
The origin of the name 'Opal' comes from Sanskrit upala meaning ‘precious stone’ and Greek opallios meaning ‘to see a change of color’.
OCTOBER BIRTHDAY INFO CARD
October birthstone - Opal
October alternative birthstone - pink Tourmaline
October official birthstones - Opal and pink Tourmaline
October birthstone color - multi–color, white or pink
October birth flower - Marigold
14th wedding anniversary (white opal)
Zodiac birthstone Libra (Sep 24 - Oct 23)