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Is gel a Scrabble word?
Yes. The word gel is a Scrabble US word. The word gel is worth 4 points in Scrabble:
Is gel a Scrabble UK word?
Yes. The word gel is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:
Is gel a Words With Friends word?
Yes. The word gel is a Words With Friends word. The word gel is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):
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Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word gel. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in gel.
Coined by Thomas Graham in the mid 19th century as a clipping of gelatin, from French gélatine, from Italian gelatina, diminutive form of gelata (“iced”), from Latin gelata, past participle of gelo (“to freeze”), from gelu (“frost”), from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (“cold”)
gel (countable and uncountable, plural gels)
For more information on classification of colloids, see Wikipedia article on colloids
gel (third-person singular simple present gels, present participle gelling, simple past and past participle gelled)
Imitative of upper-class British pronunciation of girl.
gel (plural gels)
From Old Occitan, from Latin gelū, from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (“cold”).
gel m (plural gels)
From Middle High German gël, from Old High German gelo, from Proto-West Germanic *gelu, from Proto-Germanic *gelwaz (“yellow”). Cognate with German gelb, English yellow.
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gel m or n (plural gels)
From Latin gelū, from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (“cold”). For the sense of "gel", cf. English gel; compare gélatine.
gel m (plural gels)
gel (comparative geler, superlative am gelsten)
gel n (genitive singular gels, no plural)
From Proto-Celtic *gelos, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₂- (“to shine”).
From Proto-Germanic *gailaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰoylos (“frothing, tempestuous, wanton”). Cognate with Old English gāl, Dutch geil (“salacious, lustful”), Old High German geil (German geil (“lustful”)), Old Norse geiligr (“beautiful”).
gēl (comparative gēloro, superlative gēlost)
Borrowed from French gel, cf. English gel, gelatine.
gel m (plural géis or geles (rare))
From gelatina or borrowed from French gel, cf. English gel, gelatine.
gel m (plural geles)
From English girl.