tantalum

EnglishEdit

Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

A New Latin word derived by Swedish chemist Anders Gustaf Ekeberg in 1802, from Latin tantalus,[1] named in honor of Tantalus. See -ium.

NounEdit

tantalum (uncountable)

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  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Ta) with an atomic number of 73.

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ReferencesEdit

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

LatinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tantalum n (genitive tantalī); second declension

  1. tantalum

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tantalum tantala
genitive tantalī tantalōrum
dative tantalō tantalīs
accusative tantalum tantala
ablative tantalō tantalīs
vocative tantalum tantala

LimburgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tɑ˧nˈʃaː˨lɔ˧m]

NounEdit

tantalum n

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

InflectionEdit


¹ Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, the nominative is used instead.


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Chemical element
Ta Previous: hafnium (Hf)
Next: tungsten (W)

EtymologyEdit

From English tantalum, from New Latin, from Latin tantalus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tantalum

  1. tantalum (chemical element)
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