Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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

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