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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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