Origin of sardius
Examples from the Web for sardius
Sister Smith, mother of Sardius and Alma, has told some of the experiences which she passed through during that awful time.
The name was derived from Sardius, a city of Lydia whence fine carnelians are obtained.
The revised version gives marginally, ruby for sardius, carbuncle for emerald, and emerald for carbuncle.
"My sardius alone is worth thy trireme," said Ben Ezra, frankly.Ulric the Jarl|William O. Stoddard
Behold, there was a throne set in heaven, and one sitting on the throne 4:3 that looked like a jasper stone and a sardius.