berkelium

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See also: Berkelium and berkélium

English[edit]

Chemical element
Bk Previous: curium (Cm)
Next: californium (Cf)

Etymology[edit]

After Berkeley, California, because of discovery at UC Berkeley, +‎ -ium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: bûrkēl'ēəm, IPA(key): /bɜːɹˈkiːliəm/; enPR: bûrk'lēəm, IPA(key): /ˈbɜːɹkliəm/

Noun[edit]

berkelium (uncountable)

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  1. A transuranic chemical element (symbol Bk) with an atomic number of 97.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

berkelium

  1. berkelium

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Bk Previous: curium (Cm)
Next: californium (Cf)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English berkelium, though the English did not influence the pronunciation.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌbɛrˈkeː.li.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ber‧ke‧li‧um

Noun[edit]

berkelium n (uncountable)

  1. berkelium [from 1950]
    • 1950 January 20, "Berkelium 97", Nieuwe Courant, Vol. 5, No. 16, page 1.
      Geleerden van de Universiteit van Berkeley hebben een nieuw element ontdekt, dat de naam ontving „berkelium 97”.[sic] [] Professor Seaborg verklaarde evenwel, dat Berkelium niet gebruikt zou worden voor atoom-doeleinden in verband met „theoretische redenen”.
      Scientists from the University of Berkeley have discovered a new element, that received the name "berkelium-97". [] Professor Seaborg nonetheless explained that berkelium would not be used for nuclear end because of "theoretical reasons".

Finnish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

berkelium

  1. berkelium

Declension[edit]

Inflection of berkelium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative berkelium
genitive berkeliumin
partitive berkeliumia
illative berkeliumiin
singular plural
nominative berkelium
accusative nom. berkelium
gen. berkeliumin
genitive berkeliumin
partitive berkeliumia
inessive berkeliumissa
elative berkeliumista
illative berkeliumiin
adessive berkeliumilla
ablative berkeliumilta
allative berkeliumille
essive berkeliumina
translative berkeliumiksi
instructive
abessive berkeliumitta
comitative

Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

berkelium n (genitive berkeliī); second declension

  1. berkelium

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative berkelium berkelia
Genitive berkeliī
berkelī1
berkeliōrum
Dative berkeliō berkeliīs
Accusative berkelium berkelia
Ablative berkeliō berkeliīs
Vocative berkelium berkelia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).


Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
Bk Previous: kurium (Cm)
Next: kalifornium (Cf)

Etymology[edit]

From English berkelium, from Berkeley.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

berkelium

  1. berkelium (chemical element)