Element Symbols in Element Names

Element Names Made Up of Element Symbols

Neon is an element name that can be written using element symbols Ne for neon, O for oxygen, and N for nitrogen.
Neon is an element name that can be written using element symbols Ne for neon, O for oxygen, and N for nitrogen. Science Picture Co / Getty Images

Here's a list of the element names that can be broken down into element symbols. For example, the letters in the element neon are the symbols for Ne, O, N (neon, oxygen, and nitrogen). None of the element names ending in -ium work, so that eliminates many of the element names.

Actinium
Aluminum
Americium
Antimony
Argon
Arsenic - Ar Se Ni C, Ar Se N I C
Astatine - As Ta Ti Ne
Barium
Berkelium
Beryllium
Bismuth
Bohrium
Boron
Bromine
Cadmium
Calcium
Californium
Carbon - C Ar B O N, Ca Rb O N
Cerium
Cesium
Chlorine
Chromium
Cobalt
Copernicium
Copper - Co P P Er, C O P P Er
Curium
Darmstadtium
Dubnium
Dysprosium
Einsteinium
Erbium
Europium
Fermium
Fluorine
Francium
Gadolinium
Gallium
Germanium
Gold
Hafnium
Hassium
Helium
Holmium
Hydrogen
Indium
Iodine
Iridium
Iron - Ir O N
Krypton - Kr Y Pt O N
Lanthanum
Lawrencium
Lead
Lithium
Lutetium
Magnesium
Manganese
Meitnerium
Mendelevium
Mercury
Molybdenum
Neodymium
Neon - Ne O N
Neptunium
Nickel
Niobium
Nitrogen
Nobelium
Osmium
Oxygen
Palladium
Phosphorus - P H O S P H O Ru S
Platinum
Plutonium
Polonium
Potassium
Praseodymium
Promethium
Protactinium
Radium
Radon
Rhenium
Rhodium
Rubidium
Ruthenium
Rutherfordium
Samarium
Scandium
Seaborgium
Selenium
Silicon - Si Li C O N, Si Li Co N
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Sulfur
Tantalum
Technetium
Tellurium
Terbium
Thallium
Thorium
Thulium
Tin - Ti N
Titanium
Tungsten
Ununbium
Ununnilium
Ununumium
Uranium
Vanadium
Xenon - Xe N O N, Xe No N
Ytterbium
Yttrium
Zinc
Zirconium