From the Latin anĕllus, a ring is a small-sized
ring that shines, for aesthetic or symbolic purposes, on a
finger. Among the rings that are used to reflect a state or condition are the married
(or wedding) ring and the engagement ring.
In the case of the engagement ring, the tradition of the West assumes
that the man gives it to the woman at the time of requesting
her marriage. According to
this ring, in most countries, must be worn on the ring finger of
the left hand.
The wedding ring, bridal ring or alliance symbolizes
the bond between husband and wife in marriage. It is, precisely, a symbol: if
the couple decides not to exchange rings or wear them, the ceremony does not
Regardless of whether it is by engagement or by marriage, a ring is a jewel
that many people wear on one of the fingers of their hand simply for an
aesthetic matter. It can be made with various materials, including gold, silver,
In this sense, we cannot ignore the prominence that this mentioned ring has
acquired in the field of Literature and later in the cinematographic field. We
are referring to the saga by the writer JRR Tolkien titled The Lord of the
With great success has been brought to the big screen that set of novels
whose plot revolves around a ring that offers maximum power to its wearer and
that is also capable of corrupting anyone because greed for owning it makes an
individual, Whatever it is, you can see your personality transformed and your
values destroyed in order to achieve it.
Middle-earth is the scene where the story created by Tolkien, and taken to
the cinema by Peter Jackson, takes place, and in that place there lives a wide
number of unique beings such as hobbits, dwarves or elves, for example. Among
the protagonists of the story, Frodo, Aragorn, Gandalf, Legolas or Gollum stand
The Community of the Ring, The two towers and The
return of the King are the three parts into which this literary narration
was divided, which was written in the first half of the 20th century and has
managed to become one of the most popular works in history.
A planetary ring, in another sense, is a cluster of dust
and other particles that orbits around a planet. The most
popular planetary rings are those of Saturn, first observed
in 1610 by Galileo Galilei.
In mathematics, a ring belongs to the scope of algebra and
is a structure that is made up of a set and two operations,
related to each other through the distributive property.
A ring or ring, on the other hand, is a piece of metal that
is applied to a bird's leg to analyze its migratory movements.
Finally, it should be noted that the rings are also metal rings that
are used to perform various physical exercises typical of gymnastics.