Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Asteroid Ceres
Roman god Cadmus
Latin name for Russia
Heavy stone in Swedish
Country where you'll find the Curie Institute
Latin name for France
Greek gods the Titans
Daughter of Tantalus in mythology
In honor of Ernest Lawrence
Norse goddess Vanadis
Indigo dye
Charcoal in French
Potent in Greek
Foreign in Greek
Roman god of the dead
In honor of Albert Einstein
U.S. state
Greek mythological character Tanatlus
Evil spirit in German
Bitter salt in Latin
Prong or point in German
Latin name for Stockholm
Stench in French
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In honor of Enrico Fermi
Yellow-green in Greek
Asteroid Pallas
Opposed to solitude in Greek
In honor of Neils Bohr
In honor of Lies Meitner
Gold-like in Arabic
Inactive or lazy in Greek
In honor of Alfred Nobel
In honor of Glen Seaborg
Latin name for Copenhagen
In honor of Copernicus
Greek god Uranus
Yellow-bright in Anglo Saxon
Greek god Helios
Norse god of Thunder
Roman god of the oceans
California University
Roman messenger god
Rose in Greek
Two of the seven continents
In honor of Johan Gadolin
A continent
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Greek god Prometheus
Purple gas
Latin name for the Rhine
European country
Latin name for Scandinavia
Swedish village Ytterby
In honor of Dmitri Mendeleyev
Strong metal in Anglo Saxon
I bring forth acid in Greek
In honor of Marie Curie
Little silver in Spanish
In honor of Wilhelm Roentgen
Lime in Latin
In honor of Ernest Rutherford
I beget water in Latin
German town in Wixhausen
Latin name for Paris
Greek moon goddess Selene
White mass in German
Named after Poland
Scottish town Strontian
New in Greek
Copper-colored ore in Swedish

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