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Etymology of レントゲン?
Its just the German word for it. German does not use X-Ray, it's Röntgenstrahlung or just Röntgen for short. You can even use it as a verb.
I guess, this word based on name of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, german physicist, who first detect electromagnetic radiation in this (X-ray) range. It's similliar with russian colloquial word for X-ray detector ー "Рентген" (pronounce like "ˈrentjən").
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