See also: Magnesium and magnésium

EnglishEdit

Chemical element
Mg
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Next: aluminium (Al)

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin magnēsium, from Magnēsia (region in Thessaly) +‎ -ium. Coined by British chemist Humphry Davy, as a modification of his original suggestion, magnium.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) enPR: măgnē'zēəm, IPA(key): /ˌmæɡˈniːzi.əm/
  • (US) enPR: măgnē'zēəm, IPA(key): /ˌmæɡˈnizi.əm/; enPR: măgnē'zhəm, IPA(key): /ˌmæɡˈniʒəm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mag‧ne‧si‧um

NounEdit

magnesium (uncountable)

 
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  1. The chemical element (symbol Mg) with an atomic number of 12. It is a light, easily flammable, silvery-white alkaline earth metal.
    • 1999, Chapter 1 "Barrens" Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
      The building looked only like a wall glowing in the firelight, but sometimes a barrage of magnesium blue light made its windowframes jump out of the darkness.

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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
Mg
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Next: aluminium (Al)

NounEdit

magnesium (uncountable)

  1. magnesium

DanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maɡˈne.sium/, [maʊ̯ˈneˀɕɔm]

NounEdit

magnesium n (singular definite magnesiummet, not used in plural form)

  1. (chemistry) magnesium

DutchEdit

 
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Chemical element
Mg
Previous: natrium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

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magnesium n (uncountable)

  1. magnesium

FinnishEdit

 
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NounEdit

magnesium

  1. magnesium

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of magnesium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative magnesium
genitive magnesiumin
partitive magnesiumia
illative magnesiumiin
singular plural
nominative magnesium
accusative nom. magnesium
gen. magnesiumin
genitive magnesiumin
partitive magnesiumia
inessive magnesiumissa
elative magnesiumista
illative magnesiumiin
adessive magnesiumilla
ablative magnesiumilta
allative magnesiumille
essive magnesiumina
translative magnesiumiksi
instructive
abessive magnesiumitta
comitative
Possessive forms of magnesium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person magnesiumini magnesiumimme
2nd person magnesiumisi magnesiuminne
3rd person magnesiuminsa

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

magnesium (uncountable)

  1. magnesium

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of magnēsius.

AdjectiveEdit

magnēsium

  1. nominative neuter singular of magnēsius
  2. accusative masculine singular of magnēsius
  3. accusative neuter singular of magnēsius
  4. vocative neuter singular of magnēsius

Etymology 2Edit

Substantivization of the neuter form of magnēsius (of or pertaining to the region of Magnesia).

NounEdit

magnēsium n (genitive magnēsiī); second declension

 
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  1. (New Latin) magnesium (chemical element 12)
    • 1782, D. Laurentius & Gulielmo Huntero, "Nova experimenta Chemica quae ad penitiorem Acidi e Pinguedine eruti cognitionem valere videntur", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Part I, page 28
      Magnesium nitratum nullum converſionem expertum eſt a noſtri acidi admixtione.
DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative magnēsium magnēsia
Genitive magnēsiī magnēsiōrum
Dative magnēsiō magnēsiīs
Accusative magnēsium magnēsia
Ablative magnēsiō magnēsiīs
Vocative magnēsium magnēsia
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: magnesium
  • Galician: magnesio
  • Italian: magnesio
  • Portuguese: magnésio
  • Spanish: magnesio

LimburgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [mɑ˧ˈɲeː˨ʒɔ˧m]

NounEdit

magnesium n

  1. (uncountable) magnesium
  2. A part of magnesium

InflectionEdit


MalayEdit

 
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Chemical element
Mg
Previous: natrium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English magnesium, from New Latin magnēsium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

magnesium (Jawi spelling مݢنيسيوم)

  1. magnesium (chemical element)

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Norwegian magnesium.

NounEdit

magnēsium

  1. magnesium

InflectionEdit

Odd, no gradation
Nominative magnēsium
Genitive magnēsiuma
Singular Plural
Nominative magnēsium magnēsiumat
Accusative magnēsiuma magnēsiumiid
Genitive magnēsiuma magnēsiumiid
Illative magnēsiumii magnēsiumiidda
Locative magnēsiumis magnēsiumiin
Comitative magnēsiumiin magnēsiumiiguin
Essive magnēsiumin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person magnēsiuman magnēsiumeamẹ magnēsiumeamẹt
2nd person magnēsiumat magnēsiumeattẹ magnēsiumeattẹt
3rd person magnēsiumis magnēsiumeaskkạ magnēsiumeasẹt

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From magnesia +‎ -ium

NounEdit

magnesium m or n (definite singular magnesiumen or magnesiumet, uncountable)

  1. magnesium, chemical element, symbol Mg

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From magnesia +‎ -ium

NounEdit

magnesium m or n (definite singular magnesiumen or magnesiumet, uncountable)

  1. magnesium, chemical element, symbol Mg

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

magnesium n (uncountable)

  1. magnesium

DeclensionEdit

Declension of magnesium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative magnesium magnesiumet
Genitive magnesiums magnesiumets
Declension of magnesium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative magnesium magnesiet
Genitive magnesiums magnesiets