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Etymology of the English word magnesium

the English word magnesium
derived from the English word magnesia
derived from the Latin word magnesia
derived from the Greek word magnesia, Μαγνησία, μαγνησία
derived from the Greek word Magnesia
derived from the New Latin word magnesium (magnesium)
derived from the Latin word magnesia
derived from the Greek word magnesia, Μαγνησία, μαγνησία
derived from the Greek word Magnesia

Date

The earliest known usage of magnesium in English dates from the 19th century.

Derivations in English

magnesite, magnalium, sima, mafic

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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