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Is altern a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word altern is a Scrabble US word. The word altern is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is altern a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word altern is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

A1L1T1E1R1N1

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Definitions and meaning of altern

altern

Etymology

Latin alternus.

Adjective

altern (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Acting by turns; alternate.
    • 1667, John Milton, Paradise Lost, Book VII, lines 346 to 352.

Derived terms

  • altern base

Anagrams

  • Antler, Lenart, antler, learnt, rental, ternal

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔaltɐn/

Verb

altern (third-person singular simple present altert, past tense alterte, past participle gealtert, auxiliary sein)

  1. to age

Conjugation

Derived terms

  • Altern
  • Alterung

Further reading

  • altern in Duden online

Source: wiktionary.org