Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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