helium

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English[edit]

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Chemical element
He Previous: hydrogen (H)
Next: lithium (Li)

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin helium, from Ancient Greek ἥλιος (hḗlios, sun) (because its presence was first theorised in the sun's atmosphere).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: hē'lēəm, IPA(key): /ˈhiːlɪəm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: he‧li‧um

Noun[edit]

helium (countable and uncountable, plural heliums)

  1. (uncountable) A colorless and inert gas, and the second lightest chemical element (symbol He) with an atomic number of 2 and atomic weight of 4.002602.
  2. (countable) A form or sample of the element.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
He Previous: waterstof (H)
Next: litium (Li)

Noun[edit]

helium (uncountable)

  1. helium

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

helium n

  1. helium

Danish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

helium n (definite singular heliummet or heliumet)

  1. (uncountable) helium (chemical symbol He)

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
He Previous: waterstof (H)
Next: lithium (Li)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

helium n (uncountable)

  1. helium

Finnish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

element
He
Previous: vety
Next: litium

helium

  1. helium

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hēlium n (genitive hēliī); second declension

  1. helium

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative hēlium hēlia
genitive hēliī hēliōrum
dative hēliō hēliīs
accusative hēlium hēlia
ablative hēliō hēliīs
vocative hēlium hēlia

Limburgish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

helium n

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

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


Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
He Previous: hidrogen (H)
Next: litium (Li)

Etymology[edit]

From English helium, from New Latin helium, from Ancient Greek ἥλιος (hḗlios).

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Noun[edit]

helium (Jawi spelling هيليوم)

  1. helium (chemical element)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

helium n (definite singular heliumet)

  1. (uncountable) helium (chemical symbol He)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

helium n (definite singular heliumet)

  1. (uncountable) helium (chemical symbol He)

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

helium n (definite singular heliumet or heliet or helium)

  1. (uncountable) helium

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