Science Quiz / Periodic Elements' Name Origins

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Can you name the Periodic Elements' Name Origins?

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

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