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Yes. The word ephor is a Scrabble US word. The word ephor is worth 10 points in Scrabble:

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Is ephor a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word ephor is a Scrabble UK word and has 10 points:

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You can make 39 words from 'ephor' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'ephor'

EPHOR 10HOPER 10

4 letters words from 'ephor'

HERO 7HOER 7
HOPE 9HORE 7
PORE 6REPO 6
ROHE 7ROPE 6

3 letters words from 'ephor'

HEP 8HER 6
HOE 6HOP 8
OPE 5ORE 3
PEH 8PER 5
PHO 8POH 8
PRE 5PRO 5
REH 6REO 3
REP 5RHO 6
ROE 3 

2 letters words from 'ephor'

EH 5ER 2
HE 5HO 5
OE 2OH 5
OP 4OR 2
PE 4PO 4
RE 2 

All 5 letters words made out of ephor

ephor pehor ehpor hepor pheor hpeor epohr peohr eophr oephr poehr opehr ehopr heopr eohpr oehpr hoepr ohepr phoer hpoer poher opher hoper ohper ephro pehro ehpro hepro phero hpero eprho perho erpho repho preho rpeho ehrpo herpo erhpo rehpo hrepo rhepo phreo hpreo prheo rpheo hrpeo rhpeo eporh peorh eoprh oeprh poerh operh eproh peroh erpoh repoh preoh rpeoh eorph oerph eroph reoph oreph roeph poreh opreh proeh rpoeh orpeh ropeh ehorp heorp eohrp oehrp hoerp oherp ehrop herop erhop rehop hreop rheop eorhp oerhp erohp reohp orehp roehp horep ohrep hroep rhoep orhep rohep phore hpore pohre ophre hopre ohpre phroe hproe prhoe rphoe hrpoe rhpoe porhe oprhe prohe rpohe orphe rophe horpe ohrpe hrope rhope orhpe rohpe

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Definitions and meaning of ephor

ephor

Alternative forms

  • ephori
  • Ephor

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἔφορος (éphoros, overseer), from Homeric ἐπίουρος (epíouros), from ἐπί (epí, over) + ὁράω (horáō, look).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɛfə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɛfɚ/

Noun

ephor (plural ephors)

  1. (historical) One of the five annually-elected senior magistrates in various Dorian states, especially in ancient Sparta, where they oversaw the actions of Spartan kings.
    • 1982, N. G. L. Hammond, 42: The Peloponnese, John Boardman, N. G. L. Hammond (editors), The Cambridge Ancient History, p.330,
      Originally associated with the social system, the agoge (see CAH III.I2, 742), the ephors rose to some constitutional importance when the senior ephor became the eponymous official of the year in 754, perhaps in connexion with the oaths made at the beginning of the year and renewed each month between the kings and the ephors: [].
  2. (in modern Greece) A superintendent or curator.

Derived terms

  • ephorate

Translations

Further reading

  • ephor on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • -phore, hoper

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a magistrate of ancient Greece.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)