Citrine gets its name from the French word for lemon, "citron". As you can imagine, a gemstone named for a lemon has deep yellow color. Citrine jewelry is unexpected and fun. Sunny and affordable, citrine can brighten almost any jewelry style. Citrine is the birthstone of November, making citrine rings, necklaces, pendants, and bracelets an excellent gift for anyone born in November. Many mothers of children born in November wear citrine jewelry to commemorate their birthdays.