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Is emblem a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word emblem is a Scrabble US word. The word emblem is worth 12 points in Scrabble:

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Is emblem a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word emblem is a Scrabble UK word and has 12 points:

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Definitions and meaning of emblem

emblem

Etymology

From Old French embleme, from Latin emblema (raised ornaments on vessels, tessellated work, mosaic), from Ancient Greek ἔμβλημα (émblēma, an insertion), from ἐμβάλλειν (embállein, to put in, to lay on). Doublet of emblema.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛmbləm/
  • Hyphenation: em‧blem

Noun

emblem (plural emblems)

  1. A representative symbol, such as a trademark or logo.
    Synonyms: symbol, token
  2. Something that represents a larger whole.
  3. Inlay; inlaid or mosaic work; something ornamental inserted in a surface.
  4. A picture accompanied with a motto, a set of verses, etc. intended as a moral lesson or meditation.

Related terms

  • emblematic
  • emblematical

Translations

Verb

emblem (third-person singular simple present emblems, present participle embleming, simple past and past participle emblemed)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To symbolize.

Further reading

  • emblem in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • emblem in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Danish

Noun

emblem n (singular definite emblemet, plural indefinite emblemer)

  1. emblem

Declension

References

  • “emblem” in Den Danske Ordbog

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From French emblème, from Latin emblema, from Ancient Greek ἔμβλημα (émblēma, an insertion).

Noun

emblem n (definite singular emblemet, indefinite plural emblem or emblemer, definite plural emblema or emblemene)

  1. an emblem

References

  • “emblem” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “emblem” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From French emblème, from Latin emblema, from Ancient Greek ἔμβλημα (émblēma).

Noun

emblem n (definite singular emblemet, indefinite plural emblem, definite plural emblema)

  1. an emblem

References

  • “emblem” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish

Noun

emblem n

  1. emblem

Declension


Source: wiktionary.org
  • to represent with a symbolic device.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)