jordanite

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Jordan +‎ -ite, after Dr H. Jordan (1808-1887), its discoverer.

Noun[edit]

jordanite (plural jordanites)

  1. (mineralogy) A grey monoclinic sulfosalt mineral with chemical formula Pb14(As,Sb)6S23.

External links[edit]

  • Jordanite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • jordanite mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016