natrosilite etymology

English word natrosilite comes from Latin -ionem, Latin silicis, and later Latin silicium (Silicon (chemical element 14).)

Detailed word origin of natrosilite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ionem Latin (lat)
silicis Latin (lat)
silica English (eng) Any of the silica group of the silicate minerals.. Silicon dioxide.
silicium Latin (lat) Silicon (chemical element 14).
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. (slang) computer processor. (slang) computing.
natrosilite English (eng) (mineralogy) A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing oxygen, silicon, and sodium.

Words with the same origin as natrosilite

Descendants of silicis
Silicon Valley barysilite disiloxane felsic ferrosilite hexasiloxane oligosiloxane orthosilicic pentasil pentasiloxane polysilicic polysiloxane salicide sila-explosive silcrete silex silica siloxane silsesquioxane silundum sima tetrasiloxane trisiloxane uranosilite