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|The Ancients associated a day with each "planet" they knew of and in the Middle Ages, the alchemists, aware of only 7 metals linked these to the planets as well.|
Weapon/God of War
Fastest planet, liquid metal
The one left!
3rd brightest planet, 3rd most precious metal
Heavest metal, slowest planet
- The words in brackets are the French words for the days with which there is a better modern connection. Most of the English days were names after Norse gods, who were worshipped by the Anglo-Saxons before their conversion to Christianity.
- The metal quicksilver has now taken the name of the planet that was assigned to it; mercury.
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