caesium etymology

English word caesium comes from English spectra, Latvian spectra

Detailed word origin of caesium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
spectra English (eng)
spectra Latvian (lav)
caesius Latin (lat) (of the eyes) Bluish-gray, gray-eyed, blue-eyed, cat-eyed; cutting, sharp.
caesium English (eng) A metallic chemical element (symbol Cs) with an atomic number of 55.

Words with the same origin as caesium

Descendants of spectra
caesian caeside caesious
Descendants of spectra
Chalcolithic chalco- chalcogen chalcogenide homothallic orichalcum thall- thallic thalliferous thallious thallium