promethium

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See also: Promethium and prométhium

English[edit]

Chemical element
Pm Previous: neodymium (Nd)
Next: samarium (Sm)
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Etymology[edit]

1945. From the name of the Greek god Prometheus, who stole the fire from Mount Olympus and brought it down to mankind +‎ -ium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: prōmē'thēəm, IPA(key): /pɹoʊˈmiːθiəm/

Noun[edit]

promethium (uncountable)

  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Pm) with an atomic number of 61.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

promethium

  1. promethium

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Pm Previous: neodymium (Nd)
Next: samarium (Sm)

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

promethium n (uncountable)

  1. promethium

Latin[edit]

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promēthium n (genitive promēthiī); second declension

  1. promethium

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative promēthium promēthia
Genitive promēthiī
promēthī1
promēthiōrum
Dative promēthiō promēthiīs
Accusative promēthium promēthia
Ablative promēthiō promēthiīs
Vocative promēthium promēthia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).


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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɘʁˈmeː˨ðɖɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

promethium n

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

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