Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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

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