halide etymology

English word halide comes from English -ide, English halogen

Detailed word origin of halide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ide English (eng) A binary compound - bromide, arsenide, palladide.. Any of a group of related compounds - azide, polysaccharide, glycoside.. Any of a group of several elements - lanthanide.
halogen English (eng) (chemistry) Any element of group 17, i.e. fluorine, chlorine, bromine, iodine and astatine, which form a salt by direct union with a metal.
halide English (eng) (chemistry) A salt of any halogen acid.

Words with the same origin as halide

Descendants of -ide
arabinoside berthollide bromide caesium iodide chloride chromium diantimonide cyanide deoxynucleotide fluoride hydrobromide hydrochloride iodide nitrosyl fluoride nucleotide polonide potassium chloride protochloride radionucleotide rubidium bromide salicide silicide tamanolide trichloride trisaccharide
Descendants of halogen
halo- halon pseudohalide sulphohalite