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
5%
94%
0%
0%
39
flagNorway
10%
85%
0%
5%
20
flagSpain
25%
75%
0%
0%
16
flagItaly
21%
73%
0%
5%
19
flagPoland
20%
72%
1%
5%
5423
flagGermany
20%
72%
1%
5%
87
flagRepublic of Ireland
10%
70%
5%
15%
20
flagthe Netherlands
19%
69%
0%
11%
26
flagthe United Kingdom
18%
67%
3%
9%
258
flagIndia
23%
67%
4%
4%
116
flagthe United States
21%
64%
2%
11%
272
flagUnknown
29%
64%
0%
5%
79
flagthe United Arab Emirates
13%
63%
4%
13%
22
flagRussia
33%
53%
6%
6%
15
flagSingapore
23%
53%
15%
7%
13
flagCanada
32%
48%
0%
8%
25
flagAustralia
21%
42%
0%
31%
19
flagFrance
33%
40%
6%
20%
15
flagPakistan
78%
21%
0%
0%
14

Gender

men77%
women75%
Gold
14%
18%
Helium
77%
75%
Oxygen
1%
1%
Phosphorus
6%
5%

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