oganesson

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English[edit]

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Chemical element
Og Previous: tennessine (Ts)
Next: ununennium (Uue)

Etymology[edit]

Oganessian +‎ -on. Promulgated in June 2016 by the IUPAC based on recommendations of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to honor the Russian physicist Yuri Oganessian (born 1933) who researched superheavy elements.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oʊ.ɡəˈnɛsɒn/

Noun[edit]

oganesson (uncountable)

  1. The chemical element with atomic number 118.
    • 2016 June 9, “Meet the periodic table's 4 new elements: Nihonium, moscouvium, tennessine and oganesson”, in The Straits Times[1]:
      SINGAPORE - The four new elements announced in December last year have received their new names: Nihonium (Nh), moscouvium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og).

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Danish[edit]

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 oganesson on Danish Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

oganesson

  1. oganesson

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

Named after Jurij Oganesian (the Norwegian spelling varies) +‎ -on

Noun[edit]

oganesson n (definite singular oganessonet, uncountable)

  1. oganesson (chemical element with atomic number 118 and the symbol Og)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

Naned after Jurij Oganesian +‎ -on

Noun[edit]

oganesson n (definite singular oganessonet, uncountable)

  1. oganesson (chemical element with atomic number 118 and the symbol Og)

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