An example of hydrogen is one of the elements in water.
Other Word Forms
Origin of hydrogen
- French hydrogène Greek hudro- hydro- French -gène -gen
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From French hydrogène, coined by Louis-Bernard Guyton de Morveau, from Ancient Greek ὕδωρ (hudōr, “water”) + γεννάω (gennaō, “I bring forth”).