Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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