thorium

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English[edit]

Chemical element
Th Previous: actinium (Ac)
Next: protactinium (Pa)

Etymology[edit]

Thor +‎ -ium

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thorium (uncountable)

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  1. A chemical element (symbol Th) with atomic number 90.

Synonyms[edit]

  • thorinum (former alternative form; obsolete)

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

thorium

  1. thorium

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Th Previous: actinium (Ac)
Next: protactinium (Pa)

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Swedish torium or New Latin thorium. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoː.riˌʏm/
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  • Hyphenation: tho‧ri‧um

Noun[edit]

thorium n (uncountable)

  1. thorium [from mid 19th c.]

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thorium m (uncountable)

  1. thorium

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thōrium n (genitive thōriī); second declension

  1. thorium

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative thōrium thōria
Genitive thōriī
thōrī1
thōriōrum
Dative thōriō thōriīs
Accusative thōrium thōria
Ablative thōriō thōriīs
Vocative thōrium thōria

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


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Thor, a variant of Tor, from Old Norse Þórr, +‎ -ium

Noun[edit]

thorium n (definite singular thoriumet, uncountable)

  1. thorium, chemical element, symbol Th

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Thor, a variant of Tor, from Old Norse Þórr, +‎ -ium

Noun[edit]

thorium n (definite singular thoriumet, uncountable)

  1. thorium, chemical element, symbol Th

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