Science Quiz / Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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