What does glauberite mean?

Definitions for glauberite

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word glauberite.

Did you actually mean gaolbird or glyburide?


  1. glauberitenoun

    A saline evaporite, consisting of a mixed sodium and calcium sulphate, with the chemical formula NaCa(SO).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glauberitenoun

    a mineral, consisting of the sulphates of soda and lime

  2. Etymology: [From Glauber, a German chemist, died 1668: cf. F. glaubrite, G. glauberit.]


  1. Glauberite

    Glauberite is a sodium calcium sulfate mineral with the formula Na2Ca(SO4)2, which forms as an evaporite. It is named for the closely related Glauber's salts. Because of its solubility, glauberite is often dissolved away from the crystal matrix leaving a mould into which other minerals are deposited giving them an anomalous crystal form.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Glauberite

    glaw′ber-īt, n. a grayish-white mineral, a compound of the sulphates of sodium and calcium, found chiefly in rock-salt. [From the German Johann Rudolf Glauber, 1604-68.]

How to pronounce glauberite?

How to say glauberite in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glauberite in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glauberite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


Find a translation for the glauberite definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these glauberite definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "glauberite." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 6 Feb. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/glauberite>.

    Are we missing a good definition for glauberite? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of


    Credit »

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    offensive or even (of persons) malicious
    • A. handsome
    • B. dangerous
    • C. blistering
    • D. nasty

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for glauberite: