Standard Elemental Abbreviations

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Book10.png Standard Elemental Abbreviations is a book by Rhiannon Miratus. It can be found in the Royal Library in Empo Sar and the library in Mirai.

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Standard Elemental Abbreviations
by Rhiannon Miratus

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Standard Elemental Abbreviations


It has long been known that every chemical we know is made up of a distinct collection of the fundamental elements: fire, earth, air, water, spirit. The differences between flesh and stone, and between gold and coal, are largely caused by subtle differences in the balance of these fundamental elements.

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In preparation for a standard table of material elements based on the balance of fundamental elements, the following set of standard abbreviations and three main groups was decided:


Metals


Al – Aluminium
Ba – Barium
Bi – Bismuth
Ca – Calcium
Cb – Cobalt
Cp – Copper
G – Gold
I – Iron
Le – Lead
Li – Lithium
M – Mercury
Mn – Manganese
Mg – Magnesium
Mi – Mithril
Ni – Nickel
Po – Potassium
Pl – Platinum
Si – Silver
So – Sodium
Sr – Strontium
Ti – Tin
Tm – Titanium
Tu – Tungsten
Z – Zinc

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Non-metals


Ag – Argon
Br – Bromine
C – Carbon
Cl – Chlorine
H – Hydrogen
He – Helium
Io – Iodine
N – Nitrogen
O – Oxygen
P – Phosphorus
S – Sulphur


Metaloids


An – Antimony
Ar – Arsenic
Bo – Boron
Si – Silicon


Note: currently unused single letter: D, E, F, J, K, Q, R, U, V, W, X, Y.