Dale in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is dale a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word dale is a Scrabble US word. The word dale is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

D2A1L1E1

Is dale a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word dale is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

D2A1L1E1

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Valid words made from Dale

You can make 21 words from 'dale' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'dale'

DALE 5DEAL 5
LADE 5LEAD 5

3 letters words from 'dale'

ALE 3DAE 4
DAL 4DEL 4
ELD 4LAD 4
LEA 3LED 4

2 letters words from 'dale'

AD 3AE 2
AL 2DA 3
DE 3EA 2
ED 3EL 2
LA 2 

All 4 letters words made out of dale

dale adle dlae ldae alde lade dael adel deal edal aedl eadl dlea ldea dela edla leda elda aled laed aeld eald lead elad

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

Definitions and meaning of dale

dale

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /deɪl/
  • Rhymes: -eɪl

Etymology 1

From Middle English dale, from Old English dæl, from Proto-Germanic *dalą. Cognate with Saterland Frisian Doal, Dutch dal, German Low German Daal, German Tal, Swedish dal, Danish dal, Norwegian dal, Icelandic dalur.

Noun

dale (plural dales)

  1. (chiefly Britain) A valley, often in an otherwise hilly area.
    Synonyms: dell, dells, vale
Derived terms
Related terms
  • dollar
Translations

Etymology 2

Related to Low German daal or Dutch daal (lowers, descends) and French dalle (trough; conduit). Attested in English since the seventeenth century.

Noun

dale (plural dales)

  1. (archaic) A trough or spout to carry off water, as from a pump.

References

Anagrams

  • ALDE, Adel, Deal, Dela, E.D. La., Leda, adle, deal, lade, lead

Danish

Etymology 1

See dal.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /daːlə/, [ˈd̥æːlə]

Noun

dale c

  1. indefinite plural of dal

Etymology 2

From Middle Low German dalen.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /daːlə/, [ˈd̥æːlə]

Verb

dale (imperative dal, infinitive at dale, present tense daler, past tense dalede, perfect tense har dalet)

  1. fall
  2. descend
  3. go down
  4. sink
  5. decrease
  6. fall off
  7. subside
  8. decline
Antonyms
  • stige

Dutch

Pronunciation

Verb

dale

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of dalen

Anagrams

  • adel, lade

Gothic

Romanization

dale

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐌰𐌻𐌴

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • (Early ME) dæle, deale

Etymology

From Old English dæl, from Proto-Germanic *dala-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /daːl/, /dɛːl/, /dal/

Noun

dale (plural dales)

  1. A dale or valley.
  2. (rare) A hole or barrow.

Declension

Related terms

  • dalke (probably)

Descendants

  • English: dale
  • Scots: dale, daal

References

  • “dāle (n.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-08-12.

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdale/, [ˈd̪ale]

Verb

dale

  1. Compound of the informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of dar, da and the pronoun le.

Interjection

dale

  1. (Argentina) OK, okey dokey, right

Synonyms

  • sale (Mexico)
  • vale

Derived terms

  • dale que dale

Venetian

Adjective

dale f

  1. feminine plural of dalo

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a valley.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)