The Secret Meanings Of Anklets Will Shock You

The Secret Meanings Of Anklets

While anklets might be just decorative elements for ladies, these jewelry pieces hide a deeper, and at times shocking symbolism. Of course, the wearer can choose not to worry about the secret meanings of anklets. Some ladies, however, wear these ornaments with an intention. Curious to find out what wearing ankle chains symbolize? Scroll down to discover more about the history of the ankle bracelets and their unexpected meanings.

the secret meanings of anklets
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In ancient Egypt women of any social status used to wear anklets as decorative pieces. Rich ladies wore gold, while the less wealthy women had silver or iron anklets. Some accounts, on the other hand, claim that worshipers of a deity called Baal ordered only prostitutes to wear anklets, so people can easily recognize them.

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Written by Ivana Steriova
Ivana Shteriova Karaniku is the content manager and a contributor at She is a fashion and makeup obsessive with a huge passion for writing. Although she holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and auditing, her love for all things fashion and beauty won her heart. Now, she is a full-time freelancer.