wolfram

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram, of disputed origin; possibly Wolf (wolf) + Ram (dirt, soot); or Wolf (wolf) + Rahm (cream), calque of Latin lupī spūma “wolf’s foam”; or from a surname.

Noun[edit]

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. wolframite
  2. (dated) tungsten

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. tungsten

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram m

  1. tungsten

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram m

  1. wolframite
  2. tungsten

External links[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ms

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

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English wolfram, from German Wolfram.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

wolfram (Jawi spelling وولفرم)

  1. tungsten (chemical element)

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From German Wolfram

Noun[edit]

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet) (uncountable)

  1. tungsten (chemical element, symbol W)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From German Wolfram

Noun[edit]

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet) (uncountable)

  1. tungsten (as above)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

wolfram m inan

  1. tungsten

Declension[edit]


Romanian[edit]

wolfram

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram

  1. tungsten (chemical element)


This Romanian entry was created from the translations listed at tungsten. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see wolfram in the Romanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2009