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Is awn a Scrabble word?

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

A1W4N1

Is awn a Scrabble UK word?

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

A1W4N1

Is awn a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word awn is a Words With Friends word. The word awn is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

A1W4N2

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You can make 6 words from 'awn' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'awn'

AWN 6NAW 6
WAN 6 

2 letters words from 'awn'

AN 2AW 5
NA 2 

All 3 letters words made out of awn

awn wan anw naw wna nwa

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word awn. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in awn.

Definitions and meaning of awn

awn

Etymology

From Middle English aw(u)ne, agune, agene, from Old Danish aghn (compare modern Danish avne), from Proto-Germanic *aganō, *ahanō (chaff) (compare Old English ægnan, Dutch agen, German Ahne, Agen), from Proto-Indo-European *aḱanā (compare Latin agna (ear of wheat), Lithuanian ašnìs (edge, blade), Czech osina, Ancient Greek ἄκαινα (ákaina, spike, prick), ἄκανος (ákanos, pine-thistle), Sanskrit अशनि (aśáni, thunderbolt, arrow tip), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp). More at edge.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɔːn/
  • Rhymes: -ɔːn
  • Homophone: on (US, Southern) (US, Midland American English) (in accents with the cot-caught merger)

Noun

awn (plural awns)

  1. The bristle or beard of barley, oats, grasses, etc., or any similar bristlelike appendage; arista.

Translations

Anagrams

  • NWA, WAN, Wan, naw, wan, wan-

Middle Welsh

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.un/, /au̯n/

Verb

awn

  1. inflection of mynet:
    1. first-person plural present indicative/imperative
    2. first-person singular imperfect indicative

Portuguese

Interjection

awn

  1. (Internet slang) aw, aww (express affection)

Welsh

Alternative forms

  • (first-person singular conditional): elwn

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /au̯n/

Verb

awn

  1. inflection of mynd:
    1. first-person plural present indicative/future
    2. first-person singular conditional
    3. (literary) first-person plural imperative

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a beard on grass.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)