yttrium

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English[edit]

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Chemical element
Y
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Yttrium dendrites and cube.

Etymology[edit]

From Ytterby (literally outer village), a town in Sweden, + -ium.

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Noun[edit]

yttrium (usually uncountable, plural yttriums)

  1. A silvery metallic chemical element (symbol Y) with an atomic number of 39, mainly found in combination with lanthanide elements in rare-earth minerals.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
Y
Previous: strontium (Sr)
Next: sirkonium (Zr)

Noun[edit]

yttrium (uncountable)

  1. yttrium

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

yttrium n

  1. yttrium (metallic chemical element with an atomic number of 39)

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

yttrium n (singular definite yttriummet, not used in plural form)

  1. yttrium

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Y
Previous: strontium (Sr)
Next: zirkonium (Zr)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin yttrium or Swedish yttrium. Named after Ytterby in Sweden. The first mention is from the late eighteenth century, which in fact referred to gadolinite, a mineral that was at the time misidentified as an element.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.tri.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: yt‧tri‧um

Noun[edit]

yttrium n (uncountable)

  1. yttrium [from mid 19th c.]

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Finnish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈytːrium/, [ˈyt̪ːrium]
  • Rhymes: -ytːrium
  • Syllabification: ytt‧ri‧um

Noun[edit]

yttrium

  1. yttrium

Declension[edit]

Inflection of yttrium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative yttrium
genitive yttriumin
partitive yttriumia
illative yttriumiin
singular plural
nominative yttrium
accusative nom. yttrium
gen. yttriumin
genitive yttriumin
partitive yttriumia
inessive yttriumissa
elative yttriumista
illative yttriumiin
adessive yttriumilla
ablative yttriumilta
allative yttriumille
essive yttriumina
translative yttriumiksi
instructive
abessive yttriumitta
comitative
Possessive forms of yttrium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person yttriumini yttriumimme
2nd person yttriumisi yttriuminne
3rd person yttriuminsa

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

yttrium m (uncountable)

  1. yttrium

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yttrium n (genitive yttriī); second declension

  1. yttrium

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative yttrium yttria
Genitive yttriī yttriōrum
Dative yttriō yttriīs
Accusative yttrium yttria
Ablative yttriō yttriīs
Vocative yttrium yttria

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

yttrium n (uncountable)

  1. yttrium

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Declension of yttrium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative yttrium yttriumet
Genitive yttriums yttriumets
Declension of yttrium 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative yttrium yttriet
Genitive yttriums yttriets