A supposed chemical element discovered in 1877, later found to be a mixture of iridium and rhodium.
a rare metallic element found in platinum ore. It is a white malleable substance. Symbol Da. Atomic weight 154
Origin: [Named after Sir Humphry Davy, the English chemist.]
Davyum was the proposed name for a chemical element found by the chemist Serge Kern in 1877. It was shown that the material was a mixture of iridium and rhodium. In the 1950 it was proposed that the new metal might have contained also rhenium, which was not discovered at the time of Kern.
The numerical value of davyum in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of davyum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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