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31 Names for different marriage anniversaries

The celebration of wedding anniversaries started in Roman times when husbands gave their wives silver wreaths for 25 years marriage and gold wreaths for 50 years marriage. Today, there are traditional and modern materials related to each wedding anniversary, usually progressing from the weakest to the strongest as the years go by, to symbolize the strengthening of the relationship. The following are names associated with some wedding anniversaries.

  1. A One –year marriage is called Paper marriage
  2. A Two –year marriage is called Cotton  marriage
  3. A Three –year marriage is called Leather marriage
  4. A Four –year marriage is called Linen marriage
  5. A Five–year marriage is called Wood marriage
  6. A Six–year marriage is called Sugar marriage
  7. A Seven –year marriage is called Woollen marriage
  8. An Eight –year marriage is called Bronze marriage
  9. A Nine –year marriage is called Pottery marriage
  10. A Ten –year marriage is called Ten (Aluminium) marriage
  11. A Eleven –year marriage is called Steel marriage
  12. A Twelve –year marriage is called Silk marriage
  13. A Thirteen –year marriage is called Lace marriage
  14. A Fourteen –year marriage is called Ivory  marriage
  15. A Fifteen –year marriage is called Crystal  marriage
  16. A Twenty –year marriage is called China marriage
  17. A Twenty four –year marriage is called Opal marriage
  18. A Twenty five –year marriage is called Silver marriage
  19. A Thirty –year marriage is called Pearl marriage
  20. A Thirty five –year marriage is called Coral marriage
  21. A Forty –year marriage is called Ruby marriage
  22. A Forty five –year marriage is called Sapphire marriage
  23. A Fifty –year marriage is called Gold marriage
  24. A Fifty five –year marriage is called Emerald marriage
  25. A Sixty –year marriage is called Diamond marriage
  26. A Sixty Five –year marriage is called Blue (Sapphire) marriage
  27. A Seventy –year marriage is called Platinum marriage
  28. A Seventy five –year marriage is called Paper marriage
  29. An Eighty –year marriage is called Wine marriage
  30. An Ninety –year marriage is called Stone  marriage

Culled from Say and Write it Correctly

 

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