Esne in Scrabble Dictionary

What does esne mean? Is esne a Scrabble word?

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Is esne a Scrabble word?

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

E1S1N1E1

Is esne a Scrabble UK word?

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

E1S1N1E1

Is esne a Words With Friends word?

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

E1S1N2E1

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Valid words made from Esne

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


4 letters words from 'esne'

ENES 4ESNE 4
SEEN 4SENE 4
SNEE 4 

3 letters words from 'esne'

EEN 3ENE 3
ENS 3NEE 3
SEE 3SEN 3

2 letters words from 'esne'

EE 2EN 2
ES 2NE 2

All 4 letters words made out of esne

esne sene ense nese snee nsee esen seen eesn eesn seen esen enes nees eens eens nees enes snee nsee sene esne nese ense

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

Definitions and meaning of esne

esne

Etymology

Learned borrowing from Old English esne, from Proto-Germanic *asnijaz (day labourer, hireling), from Proto-Germanic *asniz, *asunz (reward), from Proto-Indo-European *os(e)n-, *es(e)n- (summer, harvest, harvest-time). Related to Old English earnian (to labor for, strive after, deserve as the reward of labor, merit, earn, win). More at earn.

Noun

esne (plural esnes)

  1. (Anglo-Saxon, historical) A hireling of servile status; slave.
    • 1818, Samuel Heywood, A dissertation upon the distinctions in society:
      To an esne, therefore, I refer the entry in Doomsday-book, that at Chester, if a male or female slave shall do any []
    • 1875, William Stubbs, The constitutional history of England, in its origin and development:
      [] of British extraction captured or purchased, — or of the common German stock descended from the slaves of the first colonists: the esne or slave who works for hire; []
    • 2011, David Anthony Edgell Pelteret, Slavery in Early Mediaeval England:
      [] insist that in the event of the death of an esne his full value had to be paid.

Anagrams

  • Nees, eens, seen, sene, snee

Basque

Etymology

From Proto-Basque *ezene.

Noun

esne inan

  1. milk

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (historical) a domestic slave in Old English times.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)