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Is calix a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word calix is a Scrabble US word. The word calix is worth 14 points in Scrabble:

C3A1L1I1X8

Is calix a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word calix is a Scrabble UK word and has 14 points:

C3A1L1I1X8

Is calix a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word calix is a Words With Friends word. The word calix is worth 16 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Calix

You can make 14 words from 'calix' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'calix'

CALIX 14 

4 letters words from 'calix'

AXIL 11CALX 13
LAIC 6 

3 letters words from 'calix'

AIL 3CAL 5
LAC 5LAX 10

2 letters words from 'calix'

AI 2AL 2
AX 9LA 2
LI 2XI 9

All 5 letters words made out of calix

calix aclix claix lcaix alcix lacix cailx acilx cialx icalx aiclx iaclx cliax lciax cilax iclax licax ilcax alicx laicx ailcx ialcx liacx ilacx calxi aclxi claxi lcaxi alcxi lacxi caxli acxli cxali xcali axcli xacli clxai lcxai cxlai xclai lxcai xlcai alxci laxci axlci xalci lxaci xlaci caixl acixl ciaxl icaxl aicxl iacxl caxil acxil cxail xcail axcil xacil cixal icxal cxial xcial ixcal xical aixcl iaxcl axicl xaicl ixacl xiacl clixa lcixa cilxa iclxa licxa ilcxa clxia lcxia cxlia xclia lxcia xlcia cixla icxla cxila xcila ixcla xicla lixca ilxca lxica xlica ixlca xilca alixc laixc ailxc ialxc liaxc ilaxc alxic laxic axlic xalic lxaic xlaic aixlc iaxlc axilc xailc ixalc xialc lixac ilxac lxiac xliac ixlac xilac

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

Definitions and meaning of calix

calix

Noun

calix (plural calixes or calices)

  1. Dated form of calyx.

Latin

Etymology

From Ancient Greek κάλυξ (kálux, shell, hull), from κύω (kúō).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈka.liks/, [ˈkälɪks̠]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈka.liks/, [ˈkɑːliks]

Noun

calix m (genitive calicis); third declension

  1. cup, chalice
  2. cooking pot
  3. small pipe

Declension

Third-declension noun.

Descendants

References

  • calix in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • calix in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calix in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • calix in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • calix in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calix in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Latin) a cup; esp. an ecclesiastical chalice.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)