νίτρον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Semitic. Compare Hebrew נֶתֶר (néter, washing soda), Arabic نطرون (naṭrūn, natron). All ultimately from Egyptian nṯrjt:

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Noun[edit]

νῐ́τρον (nítronn (genitive νῐ́τρου); second declension

  1. sodium carbonate

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