Meaning of name: periodicity
This gives the origin of the element's name. There are discrepancies between the following and a number of other sources, so please report errors to me.
- D.W. Ball, J. Chem. Ed., 1985, 62, 787.
- J.G. Stark and H.G. Wallace, J. Chem. Ed., 1970, 47, 152.
- D.L. Heiserman in Exploring Chemical Elements and their compounds, McGraw-Hill, USA, 1992.
- B. Earl and L.D.R. Wilford in Chemistry Data Book, Blackie, Scotland, 1991.
- D.R. Lide, (Ed.) in Chemical Rubber Company handbook of chemistry and physics, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA, 79th edition, 1998.