Definition of natrium in English:

natrium

Pronunciation /ˈneɪtrɪəm/ /ˈnatrɪəm/

noun

  • Sodium.

    Now chiefly in pharmaceutical names of drugs and with reference to languages other than English.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Andrew Ure (1778–1857), chemist. From scientific Latin natrium from natr- (in French natron) + -ium.