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 arsēns on Latvian Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Latin arsenicum, from Ancient Greek ἀρσενικόν (arsenikón, yellow arsenic) (influenced by ἀρρηνικός (arrhēnikós, potent, virile)), ultimately (via Semitic) from Middle Iranian *zarnīk (gold-coloured), compare Persian زرنیخ(zarnix, orpiment), زرنی(zarni).

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Chemical element
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arsēns m (1st declension)

  1. arsenic (metalloid chemical element, quite poisonous, with atomic number 33)
    arsēna preparātiarsenic compounds
    saindēties ar arsēnuto be poisoned with arsenic

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