Meaning of nordenskiöldine in English:

nordenskiöldine

noun

(also nordenskioldine)
Mineralogy
  • A trigonal borate of calcium and tin, CaSnB₂ O₆, which occurs as colourless or yellow crystals.

Pronunciation

nordenskiöldine

/ˌnɔːdnˈʃəːldiːn/ /ˌnɔːdnskɪˈəːldiːn/

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.