Periodic Elements' Name Origins

Random Science or elements Quiz

Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...