väte

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See also: vate and våte

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From våt (wet), compare väta (to wet), after French hydrogène, coined by Pehr von Afzelius and Anders Gustaf Ekeberg in 1795. Analogue with syre (oxygen) and kväve (nitrogen).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

väte n (uncountable)

  1. hydrogen

Declension[edit]

Declension of väte 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative väte vätet
Genitive vätes vätets

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