The Correct spelling is: amethyst
Common misspellings of the word amethyst are:
How do you spell amethyst?. It is not amythyst
- A purple or violet form of transparent quartz used as a gemstone.
- A purple variety of corundum used as a gemstone.
- A moderate purple to grayish reddish purple.
[Middle English amatist, from Old French, from Latin amethystus, from Greek amethustos, not drunk or intoxicating, remedy for intoxication, amethyst : a-, not; see aâ€“1 + *methuskein, to intoxicate (from methuein, to be drunk, from methu, wine).]amethystine am'eÂ·thys'tine (-thÄs'tÄn, -tÄ«n') adj.