Silicon Hills etymology

English word Silicon Hills comes from English silicon

Detailed word origin of Silicon Hills

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
silicon English (eng) (chemistry, countable) A single atom of this element.. (chemistry, uncountable) A nonmetallic element (symbol Si) with an atomic number of 14 and atomic weight of 28.0855.
Silicon Hills English (eng) The area of high-tech businesses around Austin, Texas.

Words with the same origin as Silicon Hills

Descendants of silicon
Cwm Silicon Silicon Alley Silicon Fen Silicon Forest Silicon Glen Silicon Prairie Silicon Savannah Silicon Sentier Silicon Valley Silicon Wadi Silicone Valley silico- silico-aluminate silico-borocalcite silico-fluate silico-magnesian silico-skeletal silicobenzoic silicoborate silicoflagellate silicomanganese silicomolybdic acid