Erne in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is erne a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word erne is a Scrabble US word. The word erne is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

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Is erne a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word erne is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

E1R1N1E1

Is erne a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word erne is a Words With Friends word. The word erne is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Erne

You can make 15 words from 'erne' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'erne'

ERNE 4REEN 4

3 letters words from 'erne'

EEN 3ENE 3
ERE 3ERN 3
NEE 3REE 3
REN 3 

2 letters words from 'erne'

EE 2EN 2
ER 2NE 2
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of erne

erne rene enre nere rnee nree eren reen eern eern reen eren ener neer eenr eenr neer ener rnee nree rene erne nere enre

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

Definitions and meaning of erne

erne

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ɜːn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɝːn/
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)n
  • Homophones: earn, ern, urn

Etymology 1

From Middle English ern, erne, earn, from Old English earn (eagle), from Proto-Germanic *arô (eagle), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃érō (large bird, eagle). Cognate with Dutch and Low German arend (eagle), Norwegian and Danish ørn (eagle), Swedish örn (eagle), German Aar (eagle), Ancient Greek ὄρνεον (órneon), ὄρνις (órnis, bird).

Alternative forms

  • earn, ern

Noun

erne (plural ernes)

  1. A sea eagle (Haliaeetus), especially the white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)
  2. (chiefly poetic, dialectal, sciences) An eagle.
    the bald earn
Synonyms
  • (an eagle): sea eagle, white-tailed eagle
Derived terms
  • bald erne
Translations

Etymology 2

Alternative forms

  • earn

Verb

erne

  1. (obsolete) To long; to yearn.

Anagrams

  • NEER, Neer, Rene, ne'er, neer, reen

Basque

Verb

erne

  1. to sprout, to geminate
    Artoa erne da. — “The maize has sprouted.”

Conjugation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • an eagle, esp. a long-winged sea eagle with a short white wedge-shaped tail.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)