See also: cérium

EnglishEdit

Chemical element
Ce
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Alternative formsEdit

  • cererium (a name proposed (but not accepted) to indicate "cerium" does not come from the Greek word for "wax")

EtymologyEdit

From Ceres (a recently discovered asteroid) +‎ -ium.

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NounEdit

cerium (usually uncountable, plural ceriums)

 
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  1. A chemical element (symbol Ce) with an atomic number of 58, a very soft, ductile, silvery-white metal that tarnishes when exposed to air.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

cerium

  1. cerium

DutchEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ce
Previous: lanthaan (La)
Next: praseodymium (Pr)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Swedish cerium, New Latin cerium or French cérium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseː.riˌʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ce‧ri‧um

NounEdit

cerium n (uncountable)

  1. cerium [from 1830s or earlier]

FinnishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseːri.um/, [ˈs̠e̞ːri.um]

NounEdit

cerium

  1. cerium

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of cerium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative cerium
genitive ceriumin
partitive ceriumia
illative ceriumiin
singular plural
nominative cerium
accusative nom. cerium
gen. ceriumin
genitive ceriumin
partitive ceriumia
inessive ceriumissa
elative ceriumista
illative ceriumiin
adessive ceriumilla
ablative ceriumilta
allative ceriumille
essive ceriumina
translative ceriumiksi
instructive
abessive ceriumitta
comitative
Possessive forms of cerium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person ceriumini ceriumimme
2nd person ceriumisi ceriuminne
3rd person ceriuminsa

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek κηρίον (kēríon).

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NounEdit

cērium n (genitive cēriī or cērī); second declension

  1. A bad species of swelling or ulcer
DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cērium cēria
Genitive cēriī
cērī1
cēriōrum
Dative cēriō cēriīs
Accusative cērium cēria
Ablative cēriō cēriīs
Vocative cērium cēria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

Etymology 2Edit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cerium n (genitive ceriī); second declension

  1. (New Latin) cerium
DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cerium ceria
Genitive ceriī ceriōrum
Dative ceriō ceriīs
Accusative cerium ceria
Ablative ceriō ceriīs
Vocative cerium ceria

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

cerium n

  1. cerium

DeclensionEdit

Declension of cerium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative cerium ceriumet
Genitive ceriums ceriumets