iodide etymology

English word iodide comes from English iodine, English -ide

Detailed word origin of iodide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iodine English (eng) (countable, uncountable, obsolete) An iodide.. A chemical element (symbol: I) with an atomic number of 53; one of the halogens.. An antiseptic incorporating the element. (transitive) to treat with iodine.
-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.
iodide English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) A binary compound of iodine and another element or radical.

Words with the same origin as iodide

Descendants of iodine
caesium iodide curium iodide diiodide hydrogen iodide iodhydrin iodian iodiferous iodinase iodinate iodiodide iodozone iodyrite iron iodide kalium iodide lithium iodide potassium iodide scandium iodide triiodide
Descendants of -ide
arabinoside berthollide bromide chloride chromium diantimonide cyanide deoxynucleotide fluoride halide hydrobromide hydrochloride nitrosyl fluoride nucleotide polonide potassium chloride protochloride radionucleotide rubidium bromide salicide silicide tamanolide trichloride trisaccharide