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Yes. The word appel is a Scrabble US word. The word appel is worth 9 points in Scrabble:

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Valid words made from Appel

You can make 31 words from 'appel' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'appel'

APPEL 9APPLE 9
PEPLA 9 

4 letters words from 'appel'

LEAP 6PALE 6
PALP 8PAPE 8
PEAL 6PELA 6
PLAP 8PLEA 6

3 letters words from 'appel'

ALE 3ALP 5
APE 5APP 7
LAP 5LEA 3
LEP 5PAL 5
PAP 7PEA 5
PEL 5PEP 7

2 letters words from 'appel'

AE 2AL 2
EA 2EL 2
LA 2PA 4
PE 4 

All 5 letters words made out of appel

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Definitions and meaning of appel

appel

Etymology

Borrowed from French appel. Doublet of appeal.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /əˈpɛl/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /əˈpɛl/, /ɑˈpɛl/

Noun

appel (plural appels)

  1. (fencing) An act of striking the ground with the leading foot to frighten, distract, or mislead one's opponent.

Hypernyms

  • (fencing): feint

Translations

Verb

appel (third-person singular simple present appels, present participle appelling, simple past and past participle appelled)

  1. Obsolete spelling of appeal

Anagrams

  • Apple, apple, pepla

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch appel, from Middle Dutch appel, from Old Dutch appel, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ébōl.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.pəl/

Noun

appel (plural appels, diminutive appeltjie)

  1. apple

Derived terms

  • pynappel

Descendants

  • Xhosa: i-apile

Dutch

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch appel, from Old Dutch appel, from Proto-West Germanic *applu, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ébōl.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑpəl/
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pel
  • Rhymes: -ɑpəl

Noun

appel m (plural appels or appelen, diminutive appeltje n)

  1. apple
Derived terms
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: appel
    • Xhosa: i-apile
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: apl
  • Jersey Dutch: āpel
  • Negerhollands: apl
  • Malay: apel (in Riau)
  • Indonesian: apêl
  • Papiamentu: apel, appel
  • Unami: apëlìsh (from "appels")

Etymology 2

From French appel.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɑˈpɛl/
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pel
  • Rhymes: -ɛl

Noun

appel n (plural appels, diminutive appelletje n)

  1. appeal
    Christen Democratisch Appèl — Christian Democratic Appeal (the name of a Dutch political party: old spelling with the accent on the -e-)
Alternative forms
  • appèl (superseded)
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: appèl
  • Indonesian: apèl
  • Papiamentu: apèl

Anagrams

  • lappe

French

Etymology

See the verb appeler (to call (out))

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /a.pɛl/
  • Rhymes: -ɛl
  • Homophones: appelle, appellent, appelles, appels

Noun

appel m (plural appels)

  1. call
  2. appeal

Derived terms

Related terms

  • appelant
  • appeler

Descendants

  • Dutch: appel
    • Afrikaans: appèl
    • Indonesian: apèl
  • English: appel
  • German: Appell
    • English: Appell
  • Polish: apel
  • Romanian: apel

Further reading

  • “appel” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • palpe, palpé

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch appel, from Proto-West Germanic *applu, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ébōl.

Noun

appel m

  1. apple

Alternative forms

  • āpel

Inflection

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants

  • Dutch: appel
    • Afrikaans: appel
      • Xhosa: i-apile
    • Berbice Creole Dutch: apl
    • Jersey Dutch: āpel
    • Negerhollands: apl
    • Malay: apel (in Riau)
      • Indonesian: apêl
      • Papiamentu: apel, appel
      • Unami: apëlìsh (from "appels")
    • Limburgish: appel

    Further reading

    • “appel”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
    • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “appel”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN

    Middle English

    Alternative forms

    • apple, appyl, appyll, appil, appill, appell, eppel, appul, appull, appulle, eappel
    • (Early ME) æppel, æpple, eappel

    Etymology

    From Old English æppel, from Proto-West Germanic *applu, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz, from *h₂bl-, the oblique stem of Proto-Indo-European *h₂ébōl.

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ˈapəl/
    • (dialectal) IPA(key): /ˈɛpəl/

    Noun

    appel (plural apples or (rare) applen)

    1. fruit, nut
    2. apple (fruit of Malus domestica).
    3. ball; spheroid

    Derived terms

    • appeltre

    Descendants

    • English: apple (see there for further descendants)
    • Scots: aipple, aiple

    References

    • “appel, -il, -ul, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-07-08.

    Old Frisian

    Etymology

    From Proto-West Germanic *applu. Compare Old English æppel.

    Noun

    appel m

    1. apple

    Descendants

    • North Frisian:
      Föhr, Hallig: aapel
      Helgoland: Oapel
      Mooring: ååpel
    • Saterland Frisian: Appel
    • West Frisian: apel

    Old Saxon

    Alternative forms

    • appul, apl

    Etymology

    From Proto-West Germanic *applu. Compare Old Frisian appel, Old English æppel, Old High German apful.

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ˈɑp.pɑl/

    Noun

    appel m

    1. apple

    Declension

    This noun needs an inflection-table template.

    Descendants

    • Middle Low German: appel
      • German Low German: Appel
        • German: Appel (colloquial, regional)
      • Plautdietsch: Aupel

    West Frisian

    Etymology

    From Old Frisian appel, from Proto-West Germanic *applu, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz.

    Pronunciation

    • IPA(key): /ˈapəl/

    Noun

    appel c (plural appels, diminutive appeltsje)

    1. apple

    Alternative forms

    • apel

    Derived terms

    • sinesappel

    Further reading

    • “appel”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (French) in fencing, a stamp of the foot in a false attack, in order to create an opening for a hit.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)