wolfram

See also: Wolfram and wólfram

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Wolfram, a German surname derived from the Germanic element "wulf" (meaning "wolf") combined with "hraban" (meaning "raven") and related to the animals that accompanied the Nordic God Odin. The element tungsten's symbol (W) is from this word.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. wolframite
  2. (dated) tungsten

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Malay: wolfram

TranslationsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
W
Previous: tantaal (Ta)
Next: renium (Re)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

NounEdit

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. tungsten

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

NounEdit

wolfram m

  1. tungsten

DanishEdit

NounEdit

wolfram

  1. tungsten

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wolfram m (uncountable)

  1. wolframite
  2. tungsten

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

 
Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms
Chemical element
W
Previous: tantalum (Ta)
Next: renium (Re)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English wolfram, from German Wolfram.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [wɔlfram], [wɔlfrɛm]
  • Rhymes: -am

NounEdit

wolfram (Jawi spelling وولفرم)

  1. tungsten (chemical element)

SynonymsEdit


Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Norwegian wolfram.

NounEdit

wolfram

  1. tungsten

InflectionEdit

Odd, no gradation
Nominative wolfram
Genitive wolframa
Singular Plural
Nominative wolfram wolframat
Accusative wolframa wolframiid
Genitive wolframa wolframiid
Illative wolframii wolframiidda
Locative wolframis wolframiin
Comitative wolframiin wolframiiguin
Essive wolframin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person wolframan wolframeamẹ wolframeamẹt
2nd person wolframat wolframeattẹ wolframeattẹt
3rd person wolframis wolframeaskkạ wolframeasẹt

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

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From German Wolfram

NounEdit

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet, uncountable)

  1. tungsten (chemical element, symbol W)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From German Wolfram

NounEdit

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet, uncountable)

  1. tungsten (as above)

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

Chemical element
W
Previous: tantal (Ta)
Next: ren (Re)

EtymologyEdit

From German Wolfram.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɔ.lfram/
  • (file)

NounEdit

wolfram m inan

  1. tungsten

DeclensionEdit


RomanianEdit

 
wolfram

EtymologyEdit

From German Wolfram.

NounEdit

wolfram n (uncountable)

  1. tungsten (chemical element)

SynonymsEdit