Top definition. The middle finger is where you put a ring that you don't want to be affiliated with anything. People wear them to look fly while flipping people off. If it's black it's a symbol of asexuality.
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Ring Fingers and Their Meanings: Where Should You Wear Your Ring
The ring finger is the third from thumb finger of a human hand. It is located between the third and fifth digits, between the little finger and the middle finger. It is so named for its traditional association with wedding rings in many cultures, though not all cultures use this finger as the ring finger. In some cultures the wedding ring is worn on the "ring finger" of the left hand and in others it is on the right hand. It is also the custom in some cultures to wear an engagement ring on the ring finger. In anatomy , the ring finger is called digitus medicinalis , the fourth finger , digitus annularis , digitus quartus , or digitus IV. It may also be referred to as the third finger ,  excluding the thumb.
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Wondering about the traditions behind the wedding ring finger, and whether or not to buck that custom and try something new? Here's everything you need to know about how to wear your engagement, wedding or promise ring. Kristen Lawler-Trustey, a spokeswoman for jewelry brand Forevermark , explains that the ancient Romans believed this finger had a vein that ran directly to the heart—the Vena Amoris, or "Vein of Love. Today, we know there's no such vein although we still love the story! But there are some countries, says Zaven Ghanimian, CEO of Simon G Jewelry, where the ring finger of the right hand is the more popular choice for brides and grooms to wear their rings, like in Russia, Greece and Colombia.
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