Periodic Table by Meaning

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Can you name the elements from the periodic table given the translation of their root words?

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MeaningElementRoot Words
Eng: Nuclear Institude at Dubna
Eng: France
Eng: Albert Einstein
Eng: Poland
Scand: God of War
Gk: Sweden
L: God of Agriculture
Eng: Pot ashes
A-S: 'Siolfur'
Skt: 'Sulvere'
Ar: 'Buraq'
Gk: Rainbow
Eng: Radium
Eng: Enrico Fermi
Eng: Lord Rutherford
Gk: Sun
Eng: Nicolaus Copernicus
Gk: Yellow orpiment
Gk: Goddess of wisdom
Ger: Goblin/evil spirit
Gk: Artificial
Ger: City of Darmstadt
Ger: 'Zink'
Russ: Vasili Samarsky-Bykhovets
Gk: Father of Niobe
L: Germany
Gk: New twin
L: Magnet
Ger: 'bisemutum'
L: God of the Underworld
Gk: Heavy
L: Russia
Eng: Lise Meitner
L: Flint
Eng: Niels Bohr
L: Dark red
Gk: Bringer of light
Gk: Ray
MeaningElementRoot Words
Gk: Rose
Gk: Green twin
Sp: Silver
Gk: River Rhine
Gk: Stench
Gk: Not alone
Gk/Latin: Nitre forming
Gk: Daughter of Tantalus
Gk: 'Titans'
Gk: Stone
Eng: City of Berkeley
Swed: Heavy stone
Scand: Goddess of beauty
A-S: 'Tin'
Eng: State of California
Gk: Green twig
Gk: Water forming
Ar: Gold colour
L: Scandinavia
Gk: Titan who gave fire to mankind
Eng: Dmitri Mendeleev
Gk: First ray
Gk: Hard to obtain
L: Blue sky
L: Island of Cyprus
L: Hess
Gk: Lands north of Greece
Gk: District of Magnesia
Gk: Pale green
L: 'Alumen'
Gk: Lead
Swed: Village of Ytterby
L: France
Gk: Unstable
Gk: Moon
Swed: Town of Ytterby
Gk: Beryl
Gk: Acid forming
MeaningElementRoot Words
Gk: God of the Sky
L: Scandinavia
L: A blue Indian dye
L: Lime(stone)
Eng: America
Eng: Johan Gadolin
L: God of the Ocean
Gk: Inactive
Ger: Devil's copper
L: City of Copenhagen
L: To flow
L: Ray
Swed: Town of Ytterby
L: Messenger God
A-S: Gold
Eng: Alfred Nobel
Eng: Wilhelm Roentgen
A-S: Holy metal
L: Charcoal
Eng: Glenn T. Seaborg
Gk: City of Paris
A-S: Lead
Eng: Ernest O. Lawrence
Gk: Smell
Gk: New
Gk: Violet
Swed: Town of Ytterby
Scott: Village of Strontian
Gk: Colour
Gk: To lie hidden
L: Earth
L: 'calamine'
Eng: Pierre and Marie Curie
Gk: Stranger
Gk: Hidden
Eng: Soda

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