Definitions for "Almandine"
The common red variety of garnet.
A violet-tinged variety of garnet that ranges from a deep rich red to purplish red to orange reddish-brown color. The most valuable stones contain less orange and brown. There are many varieties of garnet, but almandine is the most common. The star garnet which exhibits asterism is an almandine.
a purple variety of the ruby spinel
French] made or garnished with almonds. An alternate spelling is Amandine.