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jewelry (n.)

14世纪晚期, juelrye “珍贵的装饰品, 珠宝作品”, 来自古法语 juelerye, 来自 jouel (见 jewel). 在现代的使用中, 它可能是一种新的形成, 可以分析为 jewel + -eryjeweler + -y (1). 另外 jewellery. “商业& 流行形式越长, 修辞& 诗意越短” [福勒].

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Definitions of jewelry from WordNet

jewelry (n.)
an adornment (as a bracelet or ring or necklace) made of precious metals and set with gems (or imitation gems);
Synonyms: jewellery
From wordnet.princeton.edu