Origin of rheniumModern Latin from Classical Latin Rhenus, Rhine + -ium: so named (1925) by its discoverers W. Noddack (1893-1960), I. Tacke, and O. Berg, German chemists
Origin of rheniumFrom LatinRhēnus , the Rhine
See Periodic Table
- A metallic chemical element (symbol Re) with an atomic number of 75.
From Latin Rhenus (“Rhine").