praseolite etymology

English word praseolite comes from English -lite (Used to form names of rocks and minerals.), English praseo- (Green.)

Detailed word origin of praseolite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-lite English (eng) Used to form names of rocks and minerals.
praseo- English (eng) Green.
praseolite English (eng) (mineralogy) A variety of altered iolite with a green colour and greasy lustre.

Words with the same origin as praseolite

Descendants of -lite
abukumalite acadialite chiasmus danalite dendrolite foralite francolite grapholite heliolite hematolite lepidolite malacolite meteorolite ottrelite paranatrolite phytolite pisolite radiolite retinalite ripidolite scorzalite thinolite turrilite umbalite
Descendants of praseo-