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Is crag a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word crag is a Scrabble US word. The word crag is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

C3R1A1G2

Is crag a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word crag is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

C3R1A1G2

Is crag a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word crag is a Words With Friends word. The word crag is worth 9 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

C4R1A1G3

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Valid words made from Crag

You can make 8 words from 'crag' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'crag'

CRAG 7 

3 letters words from 'crag'

ARC 5CAG 6
CAR 5GAR 4
RAG 4 

2 letters words from 'crag'

AG 3AR 2

All 4 letters words made out of crag

crag rcag carg acrg racg arcg crga rcga cgra gcra rgca grca cagr acgr cgar gcar agcr gacr ragc argc rgac grac agrc garc

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

Definitions and meaning of crag

crag

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation, General American) IPA(key): /kɹæɡ/
  • Rhymes: -æɡ

Etymology 1

13th century Middle English, of Celtic origin, possibly from the late Proto-Indo-European/substrate *kar (stone, hard); see also Old Armenian քար (kʿar, stone), Sanskrit खर (khara, hard, solid), Welsh carreg (stone).

Related Celtic descendants include Scots craig, Scottish Gaelic creag, Irish creag, Welsh craig, Manx creg.

Noun

crag (plural crags)

  1. A rocky outcrop; a rugged steep cliff or rock.
  2. A rough, broken fragment of rock.
  3. (geology) A partially compacted bed of gravel mixed with shells, of the Tertiary age.
Alternative forms
  • craig
Derived terms
  • cragfast
  • Crag Foot
  • craggy
  • cragsman
Translations

Etymology 2

A variant of craw.

Noun

crag (plural crags)

  1. (dialectal or obsolete) The neck or throat.

References

  • Dravidian Origins and the West: Newly Discovered Ties with the Ancient Culture and Languages, Including Basque, of the Pre-Indo-European Mediterranean World, p. 325
  • Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition
  • Scigliano, Eric (2007): Michelangelo's Mountain: The Quest For Perfection in the Marble Quarries of Carrara, p. 84

Further reading

  • crag on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • CAGR

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a large jagged rock.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)