strontium

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English[edit]

Chemical element
Sr
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Etymology[edit]

Coined by British chemist Humphry Davy in 1808, after the earlier term strontianite, for the name of the Scottish town Strontian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: strŏn'tēəm, IPA(key): /ˈstɹɒn.ti.əm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

strontium (usually uncountable, plural strontiums)

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  1. The metallic chemical element (symbol Sr) with an atomic number of 38. It is a soft, reactive, silvery alkaline earth metal.
  2. (countable) A single atom of this element.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
Sr
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Next: yttrium (Y)

Noun[edit]

strontium (uncountable)

  1. strontium

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

strontium n (singular definite strontiummet, not used in plural form)

  1. strontium

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Sr
Previous: rubidium (Rb)
Next: yttrium (Y)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English strontium, named after Strontian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstrɔn.(t)si.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: stron‧ti‧um

Noun[edit]

strontium n (uncountable)

  1. strontium (chemical element) [from early 19th c.]

Finnish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

strontium

  1. strontium

Declension[edit]

Inflection of strontium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative strontium strontiumit
genitive strontiumin strontiumien
partitive strontiumia strontiumeja
illative strontiumiin strontiumeihin
singular plural
nominative strontium strontiumit
accusative nom. strontium strontiumit
gen. strontiumin
genitive strontiumin strontiumien
partitive strontiumia strontiumeja
inessive strontiumissa strontiumeissa
elative strontiumista strontiumeista
illative strontiumiin strontiumeihin
adessive strontiumilla strontiumeilla
ablative strontiumilta strontiumeilta
allative strontiumille strontiumeille
essive strontiumina strontiumeina
translative strontiumiksi strontiumeiksi
instructive strontiumein
abessive strontiumitta strontiumeitta
comitative strontiumeineen
Possessive forms of strontium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person strontiumini strontiumimme
2nd person strontiumisi strontiuminne
3rd person strontiuminsa

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

strontium m (uncountable)

  1. strontium

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

strontium n (genitive strontiī); second declension

  1. strontium

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative strontium strontia
Genitive strontiī strontiōrum
Dative strontiō strontiīs
Accusative strontium strontia
Ablative strontiō strontiīs
Vocative strontium strontia

Limburgish[edit]

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strontium n

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

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Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
Sr
Previous: rubidium (Rb)
Next: itrium (Y)

Etymology[edit]

From English strontium, from Scots Strontian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

strontium

  1. strontium (chemical element)

Swedish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

strontium n

  1. strontium

Declension[edit]

Declension of strontium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative strontium strontiumet
Genitive strontiums strontiumets