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Is bras a Scrabble word?

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

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Is bras a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Valid words made from Bras

You can make 16 words from 'bras' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'bras'

ARBS 6BARS 6
BRAS 6 

3 letters words from 'bras'

ABS 5ARB 5
ARS 3BAR 5
BAS 5BRA 5
RAS 3SAB 5
SAR 3 

2 letters words from 'bras'

AB 4AR 2
AS 2BA 4

All 4 letters words made out of bras

bras rbas bars abrs rabs arbs brsa rbsa bsra sbra rsba srba basr absr bsar sbar asbr sabr rasb arsb rsab srab asrb sarb

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

Definitions and meaning of bras

bras

Noun

bras

  1. plural of bra

Anagrams

  • ABRs, ARBs, BARS, arbs, bars, sbar

Bislama

Etymology 1

From English brush.

Noun

bras

  1. brush

Etymology 2

From English brass.

Noun

bras

  1. (music) brass

Breton

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large): (compare Cornish bras (big, great), broas, and Welsh bras (fat, broad, rich)).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bʁaz/

Adjective

bras (comparative brasoc'h, superlative brasañ, exclamative brasat)

  1. big

Mutation


Burushaski

Etymology

Uncertain, but compare Proto-Sino-Tibetan *b-ras (rice), whence Tibetan འབྲས ('bras) and Mizo rah.

Noun

bras

  1. rice

Cornish

Alternative forms

  • broas (Revived Late Cornish)
  • brâs (Standard Cornish)

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large).

Adjective

bras

  1. big, great

Mutation


French

Etymology

From Middle French bras, from Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn). Displaced Old French feminine noun brace, ultimately from the same Latin and Ancient Greek roots.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bʁa/, /bʁɑ/
  • (Northern France) and (Canada) IPA(key): [bʁɑ], [bʁɔ]
    • Saguenay, Canada: IPA(key): [bʁɑ]
  • Rhymes: -a, Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: bras

Noun

bras m (plural bras)

  1. arm

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Russian: бра (bra)

Further reading

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

Anagrams

  • bars

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /praːs/
  • Rhymes: -aːs

Noun

bras n (genitive singular brass, no plural)

  1. soldering

Declension

Related terms

  • brasa

Irish

Etymology 1

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large).

Adjective

bras (genitive singular masculine brais, genitive singular feminine braise, plural brasa, comparative braise)

  1. (literary) great, strong
  2. (literary) swift
Declension

Etymology 2

Noun

bras m (genitive singular brais, nominative plural brais)

  1. Alternative form of prás (brass)
Declension

Mutation

Further reading

  • "bras" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Kavalan

Etymology

From Proto-Austronesian *bəʀas.

Noun

bras

  1. rice (uncooked seeds used as food)

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old French brace.

Noun

bras

  1. Alternative form of brace

Etymology 2

From Old French bracier.

Verb

bras

  1. Alternative form of bracen

Middle French

Etymology

From Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Noun

bras m (plural bras)

  1. arm

Descendants

  • French: bras

Norman

Alternative forms

  • brâs (continental Normandy)
  • bra (Sark)

Etymology

From Old French bras, from Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Pronunciation

Noun

bras m (plural bras)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey, anatomy) arm

Related terms

  • braichie (armful)

Old French

Etymology

From Latin brachium, bracchium, from Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhíōn).

Noun

bras m (oblique plural bras, nominative singular bras, nominative plural bras)

  1. arm

Descendants

  • Middle French: bras
    • French: bras
  • Norman: bras

Tok Pisin

Etymology

From English brush.

Noun

bras

  1. brush

Welsh

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *brassos (large). Cognate with Breton bras, Cornish bras, Irish bras.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /braːs/

Adjective

bras (feminine singular bras, plural breision, equative brased, comparative brasach, superlative brasaf)

  1. large, thick, fat
  2. rough, coarse
  3. rough, approximate
  4. (letter) capital

Mutation

Further reading

  • “bras”, in R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors, Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 1950–present

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Spenser) brass.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)