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Is fra a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word fra is a Scrabble US word. The word fra is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is fra a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word fra is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

F4R1A1

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3 letters words from 'fra'

ARF 6FAR 6
FRA 6 

2 letters words from 'fra'

AR 2FA 5

All 3 letters words made out of fra

fra rfa far afr raf arf

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

Definitions and meaning of fra

fra

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fɹɑː/

Etymology 1

From Italian frate. See friar.

Noun

fra

  1. brother; a title of a monk or friar
    • 1884, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Michel Angelo
      Welcome, Fra Bernardino, to this house

Etymology 2

Adverb

fra (not comparable)

  1. Archaic form of fro.

Anagrams

  • 'arf, AFR, AFr., ARF, Afr., FAR, RAF, RFA, arf, far

Abinomn

Noun

fra

  1. eagle

Catalan

Etymology

Shortening of frare

Noun

fra m (plural fres)

  1. brother

Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse frá

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fra/, [fʁ̥ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -aːˀr

Preposition

fra

  1. from

Istriot

Etymology

From Latin frāter.

Noun

fra m

  1. brother

Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfra/
  • Rhymes: -a

Etymology 1

From Latin infra, which stems from Latin inferus.

Preposition

fra

  1. between
  2. among
  3. in (expression of time)
Usage notes
  • There is no difference between tra and fra, but tra is often preferred before words starting with “fr” whereas fra is used before words starting with “tr”:
Synonyms
  • tra
Derived terms
  • fra poco
  • frattanto

References

Etymology 2

Clipping of fratello

Noun

fra m (plural fra)

  1. (slang) bro, brother

Anagrams

  • far

Ligurian

Etymology

From Latin infrā.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fra/

Preposition

fra

  1. between
  2. among
  3. in (expression of time)

Synonyms

  • tra

Middle English

Preposition

fra

  1. from

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse frá

Preposition

fra

  1. from

Derived terms

See also

  • frå (Nynorsk)

References

  • “fra” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Old Saxon

Alternative forms

  • frō

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *frawaz, whence also Old Norse frár (swift).

Adjective

frā

  1. glad

Declension


Descendants

  • Middle Low German: vrô
    • Plautdietsch: froo
    • Danish: fro

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Italian) brother.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)