# What is the name of the ionic compound LiOH?

May 13, 2014

$L i O H$ is the compound Lithium Hydroxide.

$O {H}^{-}$ is a polyatomic anion.

Lithium is a $L {i}^{-} 1$ anion. Because the charges are already equal and opposite these bond together ionically in a one:to:one ratio.