magnesium

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See also: Magnesium and magnésium

English[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmæɡˈniːzi.əm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌmæɡˈnizi.əm/, /ˌmæɡˈniʒəm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːziəm, -iʒəm
  • Hyphenation: mag‧ne‧si‧um

Noun[edit]

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

Dutch[edit]

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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 1[edit]

Form of magnēsius.

Adjective[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Substantivization of the neuter form of magnēsius (of or pertaining to the region of Magnesia).

Noun[edit]

magnēsium n (genitive magnēsiī); second declension

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  1. (New Latin) 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.

Case 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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Malay[edit]

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

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Etymology[edit]

From English magnesium, from New Latin magnēsium.

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magnesium (Jawi spelling مݢنيسيوم)

  1. magnesium (chemical element)

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian magnesium.

Noun[edit]

magnēsium

  1. magnesium

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Nominative magnēsium
Genitive magnēsiuma
Singular Plural
Nominative magnēsium magnēsiumat
Accusative magnēsiuma magnēsiumiid
Genitive magnēsiuma magnēsiumiid
Illative magnēsiumii magnēsiumiidda
Locative magnēsiumis magnēsiumiin
Comitative magnēsiumiin magnēsiumiiguin
Essive magnēsiumin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person magnēsiuman magnēsiumeamẹ magnēsiumeamẹt
2nd person magnēsiumat magnēsiumeattẹ magnēsiumeattẹt
3rd person magnēsiumis magnēsiumeaskkạ magnēsiumeasẹt

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Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

magnesium n (uncountable)

  1. magnesium

Declension[edit]

Declension of magnesium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative magnesium magnesiumet
Genitive magnesiums magnesiumets
Declension of magnesium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative magnesium magnesiet
Genitive magnesiums magnesiets