Celt in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is celt a Scrabble word?

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

C3E1L1T1

Is celt a Scrabble UK word?

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

C3E1L1T1

Is celt a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word celt is a Words With Friends word. The word celt is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Celt

You can make 9 words from 'celt' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'celt'

CELT 6 

3 letters words from 'celt'

CEL 5ELT 3
LET 3TEC 5
TEL 3 

2 letters words from 'celt'

EL 2ET 2
TE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of celt

celt eclt clet lcet elct lect cetl ectl ctel tcel etcl tecl clte lcte ctle tcle ltce tlce eltc letc etlc telc ltec tlec

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

Definitions and meaning of celt

celt

Etymology

From Latin celtis (chisel), very probably a ghost word originating from a copyist's error in the Vulgate Bible, but taken as genuine and subsequently used in Medieval Latin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɛlt/

Noun

celt (plural celts)

  1. A prehistoric chisel-bladed tool.

Anagrams

  • -lect, lect

Latvian

Etymology

From Proto-Baltic *kelti, from Proto-Indo-European *kelH- (to raise). Cognates include Lithuanian kélti, Proto-Slavic *čelo (Russian чело (čelo, forehead)), Latin excellō (to elevate, to raise) (< *keld-), celsus (high, outstanding) (< *keld-tos).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [tsɛ̂lt]

Verb

celt tr., 1st conj., pres. ceļu, cel, ceļ, past cēlu

  1. to lift, to raise (to move something upward)
  2. (with galdā “at the table” or priekšā “ahead, at the front”) to offer, to serve (food, drinks) (lit. to lift to the table, to lift forward)
  3. (with priekšā “ahead, at the front”) to show, to reveal (lit. to lift forward)
  4. (with augšā “up(ward)”) to mention, to bring up (something previously known)
  5. to take (something) across (a body of water), from one shore to the other
  6. (of skills, knowledge) to build up, to raise, to improve, to develop
  7. (of people) to improve someone's reputation, standing, to dignify
  8. (colloquial) to raise, to employ, to put to work (in a position of responsibility)
  9. to make (someone) rise, to awaken, to wake up (also figuratively)
  10. to build, to construct (a house, a building, etc.)
  11. (figuratively) to build, to make
  12. (colloquial) to raise, to make, to create, to generate
  13. (of claims, complaints, objections, protest) to raise, to allege

Conjugation

Synonyms

  • (of "to build"): būvēt

Derived terms

prefixed verbs:
other derived terms:
  • celties
  • celtne
  • celtnieks, celtniece, celtniecība
  • celtnis
  • celtuve

Related terms

  • cilāt
  • cildens, cildināt, izcils

References


Romanian

Etymology

Borrowed from French Celte.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃelt/

Noun

celt m (plural celți, feminine equivalent celtă)

  1. Celt (member of one of the ancient peoples of Western Europe)

Declension

Synonyms

  • gal

Adjective

celt m or n (feminine singular celtă, masculine plural celți, feminine and neuter plural celte)

  1. Celtic

Declension

Synonyms

  • celtic

Swedish

Noun

celt c

  1. Obsolete spelling of kelt

Declension


Vilamovian

Etymology

From Old High German zelt.

Pronunciation

Noun

celt n (plural celta)

  1. tent

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a prehistoric stone axehead.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)