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English

Chemical element
He Previous: hydrogen (H)
Next: lithium (Li)

Etymology

Modern Latin, from Ancient Greek ἥλιος ‘sun’ (because its presence was first theorised in the sun's atmosphere).

Pronunciation

Hyphenation

he·li·um

Noun

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Singular
helium

Plural
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helium (-)
  1. A colorless and inert gas, and the second lightest chemical element (symbol He) with an atomic number of 2 and atomic weight of 4.002602.

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For etymology and more information refer to: http://elements.vanderkrogt.net/elem/he.html (A lot of the translations were taken from that site with permission from the author)


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Noun

chemical element
He
Previous: vety
Next: litium

helium

  1. (chemistry) helium

Limburgish

Pronounciation

  • IPA: [ˈheː˨ʎɔ˧m]

Noun

helium n

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

Inflection

Root singular Root plural Diminutive singular Diminutive plural
Nominative helium helia helieke heliekes
Genitive heliums helia heliekes heliekes
Locative helieës helieëser helieëske helieëskes
Dative¹ heliumme helieke
Accusative¹ helium helieke
  1. Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, use nominative instead.

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