saliotite etymology

English word saliotite comes from English -ite, English Pierre Saliot

Detailed word origin of saliotite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-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, [...]
Pierre Saliot English (eng)
saliotite English (eng) (mineralogy) A monoclinic phyllosilicate mineral in the smectite group with a pearly lustre.

Words with the same origin as saliotite

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