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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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