Err in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is err a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word err is a Scrabble US word. The word err is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

E1R1R1

Is err a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word err is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

E1R1R1

Is err a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word err is a Words With Friends word. The word err is worth 3 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

E1R1R1

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Valid words made from Err

You can make 3 words from 'err' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'err'

ERR 3 

2 letters words from 'err'

ER 2RE 2

All 3 letters words made out of err

err rer err rer rre rre

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

Definitions and meaning of err

err

Etymology

From Middle English erren, from Old French errer (to wander, err, mistake), from Latin errō (wander, stray, err, mistake, verb), from Proto-Indo-European *ares- (to be angry, lose one's temper). Cognate with Old English eorre, ierre (anger, wrath, ire), Old English iersian (to be angry with, rage, irritate, provoke), Old English ierre (wandering, gone astray, confused)

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɜː(ɹ)/, (rare) /ɛə(ɹ)/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɛɚ/, /ɝ/
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ), -ɛə(ɹ)

Verb

err (third-person singular simple present errs, present participle erring, simple past and past participle erred)

  1. (intransitive) To make a mistake.
    • Artificial tests, then, can hardly err on the side of supplying too many opportunities for one bird to see another perform the act which is the model.
  2. (intransitive) To sin.
  3. (archaic) to stray.

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:make a mistake

Derived terms

Translations



Albanian

Etymology

From Proto-Albanian *ausra (twilight), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ews- (dawn) (compare English Easter, Latin aurōra, Lithuanian aušrà).

Noun

err m

  1. dark, darkness

Synonyms

  • terr

Derived terms

  • irë

Estonian

Noun

err (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R.

Faroese

Noun

err n (genitive singular ers, plural err)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R.

Declension

See also

  • (Latin-script letter names) bókstavur; a / fyrra a, á, be, de, edd, e, eff, ge, há, i / fyrra i, í / fyrra í, jodd, ká, ell, emm, enn, o, ó, pe, err, ess, te, u, ú, ve, seinna i, seinna í, seinna a, ø

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ ˈɛrː]
  • Hyphenation: err
  • Rhymes: -ɛrː

Noun

err

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R.

Declension

See also

  • (Latin-script letter names) betű; a, á, bé, cé, csé, dé, dzé, dzsé, e, é, eff, gé, gyé, há, i, í, jé, ká, ell, ellipszilon / ejj, emm, enn, enny, o, ó, ö, ő, pé, kú, err, ess, essz, té, tyé, u, ú, ü, ű, vé, dupla vé / vevé, iksz, ipszilon, zé, zsé

Further reading

  • err in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’An Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛrː/
    Rhymes: -ɛrː

Noun

err n (genitive singular errs, nominative plural err)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R.

Declension


Võro

Noun

err (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter R.

Inflection

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Source: wiktionary.org
  • to make a mistake.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)