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EtymologyEdit

A New Latin word derived by Swedish chemist Berzelius in 1818, from Ancient Greek Σελήνη ‎(Selḗnē, moon).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /sɪˈliː.ni.əm/, /səˈliː.ni.əm/

NounEdit

selenium ‎(usually uncountable, plural seleniums)

  1. A nonmetallic chemical element (symbol Se) with an atomic number of 34.
  2. A single atom of this element.

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  1. ^ Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988

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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
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NounEdit

selenium ‎(uncountable)

  1. selenium

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PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: se‧le‧ni‧um

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin selēnium, a word derived by Swedish chemist Berzelius in 1818, from Ancient Greek Σελήνη ‎(Selḗnē, moon).[1]

NounEdit

selenium n ‎(uncountable)

  1. selenium

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selēnium n ‎(genitive selēniī); second declension

  1. selenium

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative selēnium selēnia
genitive selēniī selēniōrum
dative selēniō selēniīs
accusative selēnium selēnia
ablative selēniō selēniīs
vocative selēnium selēnia

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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

From English selenium, from New Latin, from Ancient Greek Σελήνη ‎(Selḗnē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

selenium

  1. selenium (chemical element)
    • ^ Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988
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