Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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