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Is fez a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word fez is a Scrabble US word. The word fez is worth 15 points in Scrabble:

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3 letters words from 'fez'

FEZ 15 

2 letters words from 'fez'

EF 5FE 5
ZE 11 

All 3 letters words made out of fez

fez efz fze zfe ezf zef

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Definitions and meaning of fez

fez

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish فس(fes) (modern Turkish fes), named after Fez, Morocco, (capital of the Kingdom of Morocco until 1927), where the dye to colour the hat was extracted from crimson berries.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fɛz/
  • Rhymes: -ɛz

Noun

fez (plural fezzes or fezes)

  1. A felt hat in the shape of a truncated cone, having a flat top with a tassel attached.
    Synonym: tarboosh

Derived terms

  • befezzed

Translations

Further reading

  • Fez on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

References

Anagrams

  • zef

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fɛs/
  • Rhymes: -ɛs

Noun

fez m

  1. fez

Further reading

  • fez in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • fez in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

fez m (plural fezzen, diminutive fezje n)

  1. fez

French

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish فس(fes).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fɛz/

Noun

fez m (plural fez)

  1. fez
    Synonym: tarbouche

Portuguese

Etymology 1

See the etymology of the main entry.

Alternative forms

  • fêz (obsolete)

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈfe(j)s/, /ˈfe(j)ʃ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈfeʃ/
  • Hyphenation: fez

Verb

fez

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) preterite indicative of fazer

Etymology 2

From Latin faex, faecem (dregs).

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈfɛʃ/
  • Hyphenation: fez
  • Homophone: fés

Noun

fez f (plural fezes)

  1. (rare) a piece of faeces
    Synonyms: bosta (vulgar), cocô (childish), excremento, merda (vulgar)
Related terms
  • fecal

Further reading

  • “fez” in iDicionário Aulete.
  • “fez” in Dicionário inFormal.
  • “fez” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2021.
  • “fez” in Michaelis Dicionário Brasileiro da Língua Portuguesa.
  • “fez” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish

Etymology

From French, from Ottoman Turkish فس(fes).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /ˈfeθ/, [ˈfeθ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /ˈfes/, [ˈfes]

Noun

fez m (plural feces)

  1. fez (hat)

Further reading

  • “fez” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a red brimless cap of wool or felt.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)