Which chemical element has been named after the Sun?

Gold
Helium
Oxygen
Phosphorus
Helium was first dis­cov­ered in 1868 as the un­ex­pect­ed line in the spectrum of the chro­mo­sphere of the Sun - and so it was named after the Greek word Helios (Sun).

Answers distribution

Gold
Helium
Oxygen
Phosphorus
answers
flagNew Zealand
0%
100%
0%
0%
13
flagFinland
6%
93%
0%
0%
33
flagSpain
8%
91%
0%
0%
12
flagNorway
5%
88%
0%
5%
17
flagPoland
21%
70%
1%
6%
4129
flagUU
26%
69%
0%
3%
26
flagIndia
22%
67%
5%
4%
85
flagthe United States
21%
64%
1%
11%
217
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
64%
3%
10%
177
flagGermany
26%
64%
1%
7%
56
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
63%
0%
18%
11
flagthe Netherlands
20%
60%
0%
20%
15
flagMalaysia
10%
60%
0%
30%
10
flagCanada
31%
45%
0%
9%
22
flagAustralia
18%
43%
0%
37%
16
flagFrance
27%
36%
9%
27%
11
flagthe United Arab Emirates
25%
33%
8%
25%
12
flagPakistan
76%
23%
0%
0%
13

Gender

men75%
women74%
Gold
15%
19%
Helium
75%
74%
Oxygen
1%
1%
Phosphorus
7%
4%

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