Names Categorized "elements"
This is a list of names in which the categories include elements.
MERCURYmRoman Mythology (Anglicized)
From the Latin Mercurius
, probably derived from Latin mercari
"to trade" or merces
"wages". This was the name of the Roman god of trade, merchants, and travellers, later equated with the Greek god Hermes
. This is also the name of the first planet in the solar system.
From the English word for the precious metal or the colour, ultimately derived from Old English seolfor