The name ruby is derived from the Latin word ruber, meaning “red”. Rubies are made from the same material as sapphire, corundum, therefore rubies and sapphires are considered related gemstones! The element chromium combined with corundum gives the ruby its color. Along with sapphire, rubies are the most durable, durable and hardest gemstones. This means that a ruby ring or other ruby jewelry can be worn regularly. Gems always have a great influence on the development of a person’s life. The ruby gemstone has been a symbol of love, desire, prosperity and more for centuries.