magnesium

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English[edit]

Chemical element
Mg Previous: sodium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin magnēsium, from Magnēsia ‎(region in Thessaly) +‎ -ium.

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magnesium ‎(uncountable)

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  1. A light, flammable, silvery metal, and a chemical element (symbol Mg) with an atomic number of 12.
    • 1999, Chapter 1 "Barrens" Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
      The building looked only like a wall glowing in the firelight, but sometimes a barrage of magnesium blue light made its windowframes jump out of the darkness.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
Mg Previous: natrium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

Noun[edit]

magnesium ‎(uncountable)

  1. magnesium

Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maɡˈne.sium/, [maʊ̯ˈneˀɕɔm]

Noun[edit]

magnesium n (singular definite magnesiummet, not used in plural form)

  1. (chemistry) magnesium

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Chemical element
Mg Previous: natrium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

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magnesium n ‎(uncountable)

  1. magnesium

Finnish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

magnesium

  1. magnesium

Declension[edit]

Inflection of magnesium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative magnesium
genitive magnesiumin
partitive magnesiumia
illative magnesiumiin
singular plural
nominative magnesium
accusative nom.? magnesium
gen. magnesiumin
genitive magnesiumin
partitive magnesiumia
inessive magnesiumissa
elative magnesiumista
illative magnesiumiin
adessive magnesiumilla
ablative magnesiumilta
allative magnesiumille
essive magnesiumina
translative magnesiumiksi
instructive
abessive magnesiumitta
comitative

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Magnēsia, a region in Thessaly.

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magnēsium

  1. nominative neuter singular of magnēsius
  2. accusative masculine singular of magnēsius
  3. accusative neuter singular of magnēsius
  4. vocative neuter singular of magnēsius

Noun[edit]

magnēsium n ‎(genitive magnēsiī); second declension

  1. magnesium (chemical element 12)
    • 1782, D. Laurentius & Gulielmo Huntero, "Nova experimenta Chemica quae ad penitiorem Acidi e Pinguedine eruti cognitionem valere videntur", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Part I, page 28
      Magnesium nitratum nullum converſionem expertum eſt a noſtri acidi admixtione.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative magnēsium magnēsia
genitive magnēsiī magnēsiōrum
dative magnēsiō magnēsiīs
accusative magnēsium magnēsia
ablative magnēsiō magnēsiīs
vocative magnēsium magnēsia

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Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑ˧ˈɲeː˨ʒɔ˧m]

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magnesium n

  1. (uncountable) magnesium
  2. A part of magnesium

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¹ Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, the nominative is used instead.


Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
Mg Previous: natrium (Na)
Next: aluminium (Al)

Etymology[edit]

From English magnesium, from New Latin magnēsium.

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magnesium ‎(Jawi spelling مݢنيسيوم)

  1. magnesium (chemical element)

Swedish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maŋˈneːsɪɵm/

Noun[edit]

magnesium n ‎(uncountable)

  1. magnesium

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