tantalum

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English[edit]

Chemical element
Ta Previous: hafnium (Hf)
Next: tungsten (W)

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Etymology[edit]

A New Latin word derived by Swedish chemist Anders Gustaf Ekeberg in 1802, from Latin tantalus,[1] named in honor of Tantalus. See -ium.

Noun[edit]

tantalum (uncountable)

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  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Ta) with an atomic number of 73.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988

Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tantalum n (genitive tantalī); second declension

  1. tantalum

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tantalum tantala
genitive tantalī tantalōrum
dative tantalō tantalīs
accusative tantalum tantala
ablative tantalō tantalīs
vocative tantalum tantala

Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tɑ˧nˈʃaː˨lɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

tantalum n

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

Inflection[edit]


¹ Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, the nominative is used instead.


Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
Ta Previous: hafnium (Hf)
Next: tungsten (W)

Etymology[edit]

From English tantalum, from New Latin, from Latin tantalus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tantalum

  1. tantalum (chemical element)