lanthanum

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Chemical element
La Previous: barium (Ba)
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λανθάνω (lanthánō, escape notice), because it had gone long undetected in mineral ores.

Noun[edit]

lanthanum (uncountable)

  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol La) with an atomic number of 57.

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lanthanum n (genitive lanthanī); second declension

  1. lanthanum

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lanthanum lanthana
genitive lanthanī lanthanōrum
dative lanthanō lanthanīs
accusative lanthanum lanthana
ablative lanthanō lanthanīs
vocative lanthanum lanthana

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [lɑ˧nˈðaː˨nɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

lanthanum n

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

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