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Is ergo a Scrabble word?

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

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Is ergo a Scrabble UK word?

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

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Valid words made from Ergo

You can make 22 words from 'ergo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'ergo'

ERGO 5GOER 5
GORE 5OGRE 5
REGO 5 

3 letters words from 'ergo'

EGO 4ERG 4
GEO 4GER 4
GOE 4GOR 4
ORE 3ORG 4
REG 4REO 3
ROE 3 

2 letters words from 'ergo'

ER 2GO 3
OE 2OR 2
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of ergo

ergo rego egro gero rgeo greo erog reog eorg oerg roeg oreg egor geor eogr oegr goer oger rgoe groe roge orge gore ogre

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

Definitions and meaning of ergo

ergo

Etymology 1

Middle English ergo, from Latin ergo.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɜː(r)ɡəʊ

Adverb

ergo (not comparable)

  1. Consequently, therefore, thus.
    • 2003, Pirates of the Caribbean:
      The pirates who invaded this fort left Sparrow locked in his cell; ergo, they are not his allies.
Translations

Conjunction

ergo

  1. therefore (especially in syllogisms).
Translations

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɝɡoʊ/

Noun

ergo (plural ergos)

  1. (rowing, slang) An ergometer (rowing machine).

Anagrams

  • Geor., Gero, Gore, Ogre, Rego, gero-, goer, gore, ogre, orge, rego

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛʁɡo/

Adverb

ergo

  1. ergo


Further reading

  • ergo in Duden online

Italian

Etymology

From Latin ergō.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛr.ɡo/

Conjunction

ergo

  1. ergo

Etymology 2

Verb

ergo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ergere

Anagrams

  • egro, orge

Further reading

  • ergo in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin

Alternative forms

  • (poetic) ergo

Etymology

Equivalent to an adverbial derivation from *ēregō, presumably ex- +‎ regō, with sense similar to cognate pergō (I proceed), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ- (to straighten; right). See also ergā. Compare with the adverbial use of "ē regiōne" ("directly, against"), with the same elements.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈer.ɡoː/, [ˈɛr.ɡoː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈer.ɡo/, [ˈɛr.ɡɔ]

Conjunction

ergō

  1. therefore, because, hence, consequently, thus
    • 1637, René Descartes' Discourse on the Method
      Cogito, ergo sum.
      I think, therefore I am.

Derived terms

  • dicis ergō

Adverb

ergō (not comparable)

  1. consequently, therefore
  2. accordingly, then

Descendants

  • English: ergo, argal
  • German: ergo
  • Norwegian ergo
  • Italian: ergo
  • Spanish: ergo
  • Portuguese: ergo

References

  • ergo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ergo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ergo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Middle English

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin ergo.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈərɡɔː/

Adverb

ergo

  1. (Late Middle English) thus, consequently, ergo

Descendants

  • English: ergo

References

  • “ergō (adv.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-05-12.

Polish

Etymology

From Latin ergō.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛr.ɡɔ/

Conjunction

ergo

  1. (rare, literary) therefore, thus
    Synonyms: przeto, toteż, więc, zatem

Further reading

  • ergo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ergo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Conjunction

ergo

  1. ergo, therefore

Verb

ergo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of erguer

Usage notes

ergo as a verb has a closed sound in comparison with the conjunction.


Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈerɡo/, [ˈerɣo]

Conjunction

ergo

  1. ergo, therefore

Tagalog

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish ergo.

Conjunction

ergo

  1. ergo, therefore

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (short for) ergometer.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)