What is the Greek name for amber?

particlon
elektron
amberion
atomios
Words like "elec­tric­i­ty" come directly from the name of amber. Already the ancient Greeks noticed that this stone has a certain mys­te­ri­ous prop­er­ty: when rubbed with fur, it begins to attract par­ti­cles of dust...

Answers distribution

particlon
elektron
amberion
atomios
answers
flagFrance
4%
52%
38%
4%
21
flagItaly
11%
52%
11%
23%
17
flagGermany
8%
50%
25%
16%
75
flagNorway
6%
46%
40%
6%
15
flagthe Netherlands
5%
45%
35%
15%
20
flagCanada
9%
45%
27%
18%
11
flagPoland
12%
44%
26%
16%
4828
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
41%
29%
19%
117
flagthe United States
17%
41%
28%
12%
73
flagRepublic of Ireland
13%
26%
40%
20%
15
flagUnknown
8%
21%
39%
26%
23

Gender

men42%
women40%
particlon
14%
13%
elektron
42%
41%
amberion
26%
26%
atomios
16%
19%

Language versions

question
answers
results
flag
What is the Greek name for amber?
94
32%

Details

Author: Marta_Smolarek
Illustration: Michael Rhys
tools
Should this question be improved? Improve it.
Globalquiz questions are translated by users for other users. Translate this question.