boracium

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Coined by British chemist Humphry Davy in 1808, from borax +‎ -ium.

NounEdit

boracium (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) An old name for the chemical element boron.

LatinEdit

NounEdit

bōrācium n (genitive bōrāciī); second declension

  1. (chemistry, New Latin) boron

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative bōrācium bōrācia
Genitive bōrāciī bōrāciōrum
Dative bōrāciō bōrāciīs
Accusative bōrācium bōrācia
Ablative bōrāciō bōrāciīs
Vocative bōrācium bōrācia

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