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Is elm a Scrabble word?

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

E1L1M3

Is elm a Scrabble UK word?

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

E1L1M3

Is elm a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word elm is a Words With Friends word. The word elm is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

E1L2M4

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Valid words made from Elm

You can make 6 words from 'elm' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'elm'

ELM 5MEL 5

2 letters words from 'elm'

EL 2EM 4
ME 4 

All 3 letters words made out of elm

elm lem eml mel lme mle

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

Definitions and meaning of elm

elm

Etymology

From Old English elm, from Proto-Germanic *elmaz (compare dialectal Low German Elm, dialectal German Ilm, Norwegian and Swedish alm), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁élem 'mountain elm' (compare Irish leamh, Latin ulmus, Albanian ulzë (maple)).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: ĕlm, IPA(key): /ɛlm/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlm

Noun

elm (countable and uncountable, plural elms)

  1. (countable) A tree of the genus Ulmus of the family Ulmaceae, large deciduous trees with alternate stipulate leaves and small apetalous flowers.
    Synonym: (dialectal) elven
  2. (uncountable, usually attributive) Wood from an elm tree.

Derived terms

Related terms

  • Limoges
  • Limousin
  • limousin
  • limousine

Translations

See also

  • keyaki, kiaki
  • zelkova

Further reading

  • elm on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • -mel-, EML, L.E.M., LEM, Lem, MLE, Mel, mel

Azerbaijani

Etymology

Ultimately from Arabic عِلْم(ʿilm).

Noun

elm (definite accusative elmi, plural elmlər)

  1. science

Declension

Related terms

  • əhli-elm

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin helmus, elmus, attested from the 13th century.

Noun

elm m (plural elms)

  1. helmet

Related terms

  • elmet

References

Further reading

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

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛlm/
  • (Hawick) IPA(key): /ˈɛˌlʌm/

Noun

elm (plural elms)

  1. elm

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a kind of deciduous tree.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)