vanadium

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Vanadium and vanádium

English[edit]

Chemical element
V
Previous: titanium (Ti)
Next: chromium (Cr)

Etymology[edit]

Vanadis, a name of the goddess Freyja, +‎ -ium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: vənā'dēəm, IPA(key): /vəˈneɪdi.əm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

vanadium (countable and uncountable, plural vanadiums)

  1. A chemical element (symbol V) with atomic number 23; it is a transition metal, used in the production of special steels.
  2. (countable) A single atom of this element.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
V
Previous: titaan (Ti)
Next: chroom (Cr)

Noun[edit]

vanadium (uncountable)

  1. vanadium

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanadium

  1. vanadium

Declension[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl
Chemical element
V
Previous: titanium (Ti)
Next: chroom (Cr)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin vanadium or Swedish vanadium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌvaːˈnaː.di.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: va‧na‧di‧um

Noun[edit]

vanadium n (uncountable)

  1. vanadium (chemical element)

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanadium m (uncountable)

  1. vanadium

Descendants[edit]

  • Lingala: vanadu

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from Old Norse Vanadis, (one of the names of Freyja, goddess of beauty) + -ium (chemical element suffix), in reference to the many beautifully colored chemical compounds it produces.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanadium n (genitive vanadiī); second declension

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia la
  1. (New Latin) vanadium

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vanadium vanadia
Genitive vanadiī vanadiōrum
Dative vanadiō vanadiīs
Accusative vanadium vanadia
Ablative vanadiō vanadiīs
Vocative vanadium vanadia

Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʋɑˈnaː˨ɖɔ˧m]

Noun[edit]

vanadium n

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

Inflection[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms
Chemical element
V
Previous: titanium (Ti)
Next: kromium (Cr)

Etymology[edit]

From English vanadium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanadium

  1. vanadium (chemical element)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin vanadium, from Old Norse Vanadis, another name for the goddess Freyja (Norwegian Frøya).

Noun[edit]

vanadium n (definite singular vanadiumet, uncountable)

  1. vanadium, chemical element, symbol V

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin vanadium, from Old Norse Vanadis, another name for the goddess Freyja (Norwegian Frøya).

Noun[edit]

vanadium n (definite singular vanadiumet, uncountable)

  1. vanadium, chemical element, symbol V

References[edit]