νίτρον

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • λίτρον (litron) (Attic)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Semitic. Compare Hebrew נֶתֶר (néter, washing soda) and Arabic نطرون (naṭrūn, natron). All ultimately from Egyptian nTr(j)

R8 A40

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

νίτρον (nitron) (genitive νίτρου) n, second declension

  1. sodium carbonate

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