wolfram

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See also: Wolfram and wólfram

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram, a German surname derived from the Germanic element "wulf" (meaning "wolf") combined with "hraban" (meaning "raven") and related to the animals that accompanied the Nordic God Odin. The element tungsten's symbol (W) is from this word.

Noun[edit]

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. wolframite
  2. (dated) tungsten

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Translations[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
W Previous: tantaal (Ta)
Next: renium (Re)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram (uncountable)

  1. tungsten

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram m

  1. tungsten

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

wolfram

  1. tungsten

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wolfram m (uncountable)

  1. wolframite
  2. tungsten

Further reading[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms
Chemical element
W Previous: tantalum (Ta)
Next: renium (Re)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English wolfram, from German Wolfram.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [wɔlfram], [wɔlfrɛm]
  • Rhymes: -am

Noun[edit]

wolfram (Jawi spelling وولفرم)

  1. tungsten (chemical element)

Synonyms[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram

  1. tungsten

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Nominative wolfram
Genitive wolframa
Singular Plural
Nominative wolfram wolframat
Accusative wolframa wolframiid
Genitive wolframa wolframiid
Illative wolframii wolframiidda
Locative wolframis wolframiin
Comitative wolframiin wolframiiguin
Essive wolframin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person wolframan wolframeamẹ wolframeamẹt
2nd person wolframat wolframeattẹ wolframeattẹt
3rd person wolframis wolframeaskkạ wolframeasẹt

Further reading[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From German Wolfram

Noun[edit]

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet, uncountable)

  1. tungsten (chemical element, symbol W)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From German Wolfram

Noun[edit]

wolfram n (definite singular wolframet, uncountable)

  1. tungsten (as above)

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɔ.lfram/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Chemical element
W Previous: tantal (Ta)
Next: ren (Re)

wolfram m inan

  1. tungsten

Declension[edit]


Romanian[edit]

wolfram

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Wolfram.

Noun[edit]

wolfram n (uncountable)

  1. tungsten (chemical element)

Synonyms[edit]