Meaning of nordenskiöldine in English:

nordenskiöldine

(also nordenskioldine)

Pronunciation /ˌnɔːdnˈʃəːldiːn/ /ˌnɔːdnskɪˈəːldiːn/

noun

Mineralogy
  • A trigonal borate of calcium and tin, CaSnB ₂ O ₆, which occurs as colourless or yellow crystals.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From Danish nordenskiöldin from the name of Baron Nils Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Swedish geologist and explorer + -in.