noun. a silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt).
- metallic element
- rock salt
- atomic number 11
Rhymes with Na
Sentences with na
1. Noun, singular or mass
In Ireland, the Bord na Mona is the government-run monopoly controlling commercial peat harvesting.
Quotes about na
1. So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.
- Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
2. If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
- Marilyn Monroe
3. I'm happy to be on a winning team. My individual success, that lasts for a short period of time. The success of being a part of the South, of Atlanta, which is now the hot bed of music, that's what's gonna last the longest. The fact that I contributed to planting our flag and moving music to my city, that's what I'm most proud of.
noun. a family of North American Indian languages.
- American-Indian language
- American Indian
- Amerindian language