chalco- etymology

English word chalco- comes from English thallium, English -ite

Detailed word origin of chalco-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
thallium English (eng) A metallic chemical element (symbol Tl) with atomic number 81.. A single atom of this element.
-ite English (eng) Forming adjectives (biology) Used to form nouns denoting segments or components of the body or an organ of the body.. (chemistry) Used to form names of certain chemical compounds, especially salts or esters of acids whose name ends in -ous.. (chiefly, US) Used to form demonyms.. (sometimes, pejorative) Used to form nouns denoting followers or adherents of a specified person, idea, doctrine, [...]
χαλκός Ancient Greek (grc)
chalco- English (eng) Copper, brass etc. Ore.

Words with the same origin as chalco-

Descendants of thallium
Chalcolithic chalcogen chalcogenide orichalcum thalliferous thalloan
Descendants of -ite
Heracleonite Jainite Odessite andesite aphrodite bauxite carbonite cavorite coltan cordite jeffersonite kambaldaite kryptonite magnetite meteorite muscovite nanite noonkanbahite saliotite samsonite silicate socialite sodomite trilobite