cobalto

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Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cobalto m (uncountable)

  1. cobalt

Italian[edit]

Chemical element
Co Previous: ferro (Fe)
Next: nichel (Ni)

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin cōbaltum, derived from German Kobalt, derived from Kobolet, alteration of Kobold (elf, goblin).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈbal.to/, [koˈbäl̺t̪o̞]
  • Rhymes: -alto
  • Stress: cobàlto
  • Hyphenation: co‧bal‧to

Noun[edit]

cobalto m (plural cobalti)

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  1. (chemistry) cobalt
  2. cobalt blue
    • 1909, Giovanni Pascoli, “L'altra faccia lunare [The Other Lunar Face]”, in Gli emigranti nella luna [The Migrants in the Moon][1] (in Italian), collected in Nuovi poemetti, 4th edition, Bologna: Nicola Zanichelli, published 1918, lines 32–34, page 170:
      Videro tutti là, di soprassalto, ¶ quella fanciulla, con le braccia in croce, ¶ bianca sul liscio lago di cobalto.
      They all saw, suddenly, ¶ that lady, with arms crossed, ¶ white over the smooth cobalt lake.

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Adjective[edit]

cobalto (invariable)

  1. (following a noun) cobalt-coloured, cobalt (attributive)

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cōbaltō

  1. dative singular of cōbaltum
  2. ablative singular of cōbaltum

Portuguese[edit]

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cobalto

Etymology[edit]

From German Kobalt, from Kobold (goblin), so called because of its toxicity.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobalto m (uncountable)

  1. cobalt (element)

Spanish[edit]

Chemical element
Co Previous: hierro (Fe)
Next: níquel (Ni)

Etymology[edit]

From German Kobalt, from Kobold (goblin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cobalto m (uncountable)

  1. cobalt

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