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

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4 letters words from 'dens'

DENS 5ENDS 5
NEDS 5SEND 5
SNED 5 

3 letters words from 'dens'

DEN 4EDS 4
END 4ENS 3
NED 4SED 4
SEN 3 

2 letters words from 'dens'

DE 3ED 3
EN 2ES 2
NE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of dens

dens edns dnes ndes ends neds desn edsn dsen sden esdn sedn dnse ndse dsne sdne nsde snde ensd nesd esnd send nsed sned

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

Definitions and meaning of dens

dens

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /dɛnz/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnz

Noun

dens

  1. plural of den

Verb

dens

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of den

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Latin dens (tooth). Doublet of dent.

Noun

dens

  1. (anatomy) The strong odontoid process of the axis.

Anagrams

  • Ends, NDEs, SEND, ends, neds, send, sned

Catalan

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin dēnsus.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈdɛns/

Adjective

dens (feminine densa, masculine plural densos, feminine plural denses)

  1. dense, thick

Derived terms

  • densament

Related terms

  • condensar
  • densitat

Further reading

  • “dens” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “dens” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “dens” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “dens” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Cornish

Noun

dens m pl

  1. plural of dans (tooth)

References

  • Cornish-English Dictionary from Maga's Online Dictionary
  • 2018, Akademi Kernewek Gerlyver Kernewek (FSS) Cornish Dictionary (SWF) (2018 edition, p.31)

Danish

Pronoun

dens (nominative den, objective den)

  1. its, possessive form of den

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Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *dents, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts. Cognates include Ancient Greek ὀδών (odṓn), Sanskrit दत् (dát) and Old English tōþ (English tooth).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /dens/, [d̪ẽːs]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /dens/, [d̪ɛns]

Noun

dēns m (genitive dentis); third declension

  1. tooth
    • Paraphrase of Proverbs, 30:14 [1]
      prō dentibus gladiōs habent
      They have swords for teeth.
  2. (by extension) a spike, prong, or any tooth-like projection
  3. (figuratively) envy, ill will

Declension

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Derived terms

Descendants

References

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

Norwegian Bokmål

dens (nominative den, oblique den)

  1. its, possessive form of den

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Romanian

Etymology

Borrowed from French dense, Latin densus. Compare the inherited doublet des.

Adjective

dens m or n (feminine singular densă, masculine plural denși, feminine and neuter plural dense)

  1. dense

Declension

Related terms

  • condensa
  • densitate

Source: wiktionary.org
  • DEN, to live in a lair.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)