Brae in Scrabble Dictionary

What does brae mean? Is brae a Scrabble word?

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Is brae a Scrabble word?

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

B3R1A1E1

Is brae a Scrabble UK word?

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

B3R1A1E1

Is brae a Words With Friends word?

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

B4R1A1E1

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Valid words made from Brae

You can make 18 words from 'brae' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'brae'

BARE 6BEAR 6
BRAE 6 

3 letters words from 'brae'

ARB 5ARE 3
BAR 5BRA 5
EAR 3ERA 3
REB 5 

2 letters words from 'brae'

AB 4AE 2
AR 2BA 4
BE 4EA 2
ER 2RE 2

All 4 letters words made out of brae

brae rbae bare abre rabe arbe brea rbea bera ebra reba erba baer aber bear ebar aebr eabr raeb areb reab erab aerb earb

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

Definitions and meaning of brae

brae

Etymology

From Middle English bro, bra (bank of a stream; raised edge of a ditch or pit), from Old Norse brá (eyebrow; eyelash) (probably in the sense of the brow of a hill), from Proto-Germanic *brēwō (eyebrow), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃bʰrúHs (eyebrow). The English word is cognate with Old English brǣw, brēaw (eyelid), Old High German brāwa (Middle High German brā, modern German Braue (eyebrow)), Old Saxon brāwa, brāha (eyebrow; eyelash); and is a doublet of bree ((Scotland) brow; forehead; (obsolete or dialectal, Scotland) eyebrow; eyelid) and brow.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /bɹeɪ/, (dialectal) /bɹɪə/, /bɹiː/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /bɹeɪ/
  • Homophone: bray
  • Rhymes: -eɪ, -iː

Noun

brae (plural braes)

  1. (Northern England, Scotland) The sloping bank of a river valley.
  2. (Northern England, Scotland) Any hillside or slope.

Translations

References

Further reading

  • brae (disambiguation) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • “brae” in the Dictionary of the Scots Language, Edinburgh: Scottish Language Dictionaries.

Anagrams

  • Aber, Bare, Baré, Bear, Brea, Reba, bare, bear, rabe

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbreɪ/

Noun

brae (plural braes)

  1. a hillside, hill
  2. a slope or bank

Derived terms

  • brae-fit
  • brae-hag
  • brae-heid

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Scots) a steep bank beside a river valley.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)