uranoan etymology

English word uranoan comes from English urano- ((chemistry) uranium (astronomy) of the heavens.), English -an

Detailed word origin of uranoan

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
urano- English (eng) (chemistry) uranium (astronomy) of the heavens.
-an English (eng) Appended to nouns to form an agent noun. (When males with a profession are distinguished from females, males are -an, females -(i)enne.). Of or pertaining to; an adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. (Often added to words of Latin origin, but also used with words of other origins. When a word ends in a, -n is used instead.).
uranoan English (eng) (mineralogy) Describing minerals containing tetravalent uranium.

Words with the same origin as uranoan

Descendants of urano-
calciouranoite uranocene uranometry uranophane uranophobia uranopolycrase uranoscopy uranotungstite
Descendants of -an
antiquarian centenarian circadian contrarian cosmopolitan crustacean documentarian dystopian ecclesiastical hangover hi icky injun librarian ovarian peeler reptilian republican sectarian seminarian surname theologian tho thru totalitarian