silicium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by British chemist Humphry Davy in 1808, from Latin silex (flint).

Noun[edit]

silicium (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The non-metallic chemical element silicon.

Danish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

silicium

  1. silicon (element)

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Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Si
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Next: fosfor (P)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English silicium, from Latin silicium, from silex (flint).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsiˈli.si.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: si‧li‧ci‧um

Noun[edit]

silicium n (uncountable)

  1. silicon (chemical element with atomic number 14)

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin silicium, from silex (flint)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

silicium m (plural siliciums)

  1. silicon

Descendants[edit]

  • Lingala: siliki

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Interlingue[edit]

Chemical element
Si
Previous: aluminium (Al)
Next: fosfor (P)

Noun[edit]

silicium

  1. silicon

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from silex, silicis (flint) +‎ -ium (chemical element suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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silicium n (genitive siliciī); second declension

  1. silicon (chemical element 14)

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative silicium silicia
Genitive siliciī siliciōrum
Dative siliciō siliciīs
Accusative silicium silicia
Ablative siliciō siliciīs
Vocative silicium silicia

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