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Is bonze a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word bonze is a Scrabble US word. The word bonze is worth 16 points in Scrabble:

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Is bonze a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word bonze is a Scrabble UK word and has 16 points:

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Valid words made from Bonze

You can make 24 words from 'bonze' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'bonze'

BONZE 16 

4 letters words from 'bonze'

BONE 6EBON 6
ZONE 13 

3 letters words from 'bonze'

BEN 5BEZ 14
BON 5EON 3
NEB 5NOB 5
OBE 5ONE 3
ZEN 12 

2 letters words from 'bonze'

BE 4BO 4
EN 2NE 2
NO 2OB 4
OE 2ON 2
ZE 11ZO 11

All 5 letters words made out of bonze

bonze obnze bnoze nboze onbze nobze bozne obzne bzone zbone ozbne zobne bnzoe nbzoe bznoe zbnoe nzboe znboe onzbe nozbe oznbe zonbe nzobe znobe bonez obnez bnoez nboez onbez nobez boenz obenz beonz ebonz oebnz eobnz bneoz nbeoz benoz ebnoz neboz enboz onebz noebz oenbz eonbz neobz enobz bozen obzen bzoen zboen ozben zoben boezn obezn beozn ebozn oebzn eobzn bzeon zbeon bezon ebzon zebon ezbon ozebn zoebn oezbn eozbn zeobn ezobn bnzeo nbzeo bzneo zbneo nzbeo znbeo bnezo nbezo benzo ebnzo nebzo enbzo bzeno zbeno bezno ebzno zebno ezbno nzebo znebo nezbo enzbo zenbo eznbo onzeb nozeb ozneb zoneb nzoeb znoeb onezb noezb oenzb eonzb neozb enozb ozenb zoenb oeznb eoznb zeonb ezonb nzeob zneob nezob enzob zenob eznob

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

Definitions and meaning of bonze

bonze

Etymology

From French bonze, from Portuguese bonzo, from Japanese 凡僧 (bonzō), from Middle Chinese (bjom, ordinary) +‎ (song, Buddhist monk).

Noun

bonze (plural bonzes)

  1. A Buddhist monk or priest in East Asia.

Translations

See also

  • bhikku, bhikkhu, bikkhu, bhikshu
  • bhikkhuni, bhikshuni
  • bozo

Anagrams

  • benzo, benzo-

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔn.zə/
  • Hyphenation: bon‧ze

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Japanese 凡僧. The sense “bigwig” derives from German Bonze.

Noun

bonze m (plural bonzen, diminutive bonzetje n)

  1. bonze (Buddhist priest) [from 17th c.]
  2. boss, bigwig
Alternative forms
  • (bigwig): bons

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

bonze

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of bonzen

Anagrams

  • bezon

French

Etymology

From Portuguese bonzo, from Japanese 凡僧 (bonzō).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bɔ̃z/

Noun

bonze m (plural bonzes)

  1. bonze, Buddhist priest

Derived terms

  • bonzerie

Descendants

  • English: bonze
  • German: Bonze

Further reading

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

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Japanese) a Japanese or Chinese Buddhist religious teacher.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)