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Is geit a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word geit is a Scrabble US word. The word geit is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

G2E1I1T1

Is geit a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word geit is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

G2E1I1T1

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Valid words made from Geit

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

4 letters words from 'geit'

GEIT 5GITE 5
TIGE 5 

3 letters words from 'geit'

GET 4GIE 4
GIT 4TEG 4
TIE 3TIG 4

2 letters words from 'geit'

ET 2GI 3
IT 2TE 2
TI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of geit

geit egit giet iget eigt iegt geti egti gtei tgei etgi tegi gite igte gtie tgie itge tige eitg ietg etig teig iteg tieg

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

Definitions and meaning of geit

geit

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch geit, from Old Dutch *geit, from Proto-West Germanic *gait, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɣɛi̯t/
  • Hyphenation: geit
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯t

Noun

geit f (plural geiten, diminutive geitje n)

  1. goat, any member of the genus Capra
  2. goat (Capra aegagrus) or the domesticated goat (Capra aegagrus hircus)
  3. Any female of the genus Capra or of the above (sub)species.

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Afrikaans: geit

Anagrams

  • giet

Faroese

Etymology

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kaiːt/
    Rhymes: -aiːt

Noun

geit f (genitive singular geitar, plural geitir)

  1. goat

Declension

Derived terms

  • geitarbukkur
  • geithavur
  • geitarostur

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ceiːt/
    Rhymes: -eiːt

Noun

geit f (genitive singular geitar, nominative plural geitur)

  1. a goat

Declension

Derived terms


Irish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɟɛtʲ/

Noun

geit f (genitive singular geite, nominative plural geiteanna)

  1. a jump, a start

Declension

Mutation


Middle English

Pronoun

geit

  1. Alternative form of ȝit

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jæɪ̯t/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

geit f or m (definite singular geita or geiten, indefinite plural geiter, definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived terms

  • geitebukk

References

  • “geit” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse geit, from Proto-Germanic *gaits, from a substrate language.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jæɪt/ (example of pronunciation)

Noun

geit f (definite singular geita, indefinite plural geiter, definite plural geitene)

  1. a goat

Derived terms

  • geitebukk

References

  • “geit” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *gaits (goat), likely from a substrate language.

Noun

geit f (genitive geitar, plural geitr)

  1. a she-goat

Declension

Descendants

  • Icelandic: geit
  • Faroese: geit
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: geit
  • Norwegian Bokmål: geit
  • Old Swedish: gēt
    • Swedish: get
  • Old Danish: gēt
    • Danish: ged
      • Norwegian Bokmål: gjet
  • Westrobothnian: gejt, djait
  • Elfdalian: djiet
  • Helsingian: gjótt
  • Gutnish: gait

References

  • geit in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

West Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian *gāt, from Proto-West Germanic *gait, from Proto-Germanic *gaits.

Pronunciation

  • (Clay) IPA(key): /ɡai̯t/
  • (Wood) IPA(key): /ɡɛi̯t/

Noun

geit c (plural geiten, diminutive geitsje)

  1. goat

Further reading

  • “geit”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

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  • (Scots) a child.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)