From Aksay + -ite, named in 1963 after the locality in Kazakhstan where it was found, which comes from Kazakh Ақсай (Aqsay), literally "white glen".
aksaite (plural aksaites)
- (mineralogy) A mineral containing magnesium, boron, oxygen, and hydrogen.
- “Aksaite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database, 1997–.
- “aksaite”, in Mindat.org, Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016.