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Is gif a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word gif is a Scrabble US word. The word gif is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

G2I1F4

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Yes. The word gif is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

G2I1F4

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3 letters words from 'gif'

FIG 7GIF 7

2 letters words from 'gif'

GI 3IF 5

All 3 letters words made out of gif

gif igf gfi fgi ifg fig

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Definitions and meaning of gif

gif

Pronunciation

  • see GIF

Noun

gif (plural gifs)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of GIF

Verb

gif (third-person singular simple present gifs, present participle gifing, simple past and past participle gifed)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of GIF

Anagrams

  • FGI, Fig, GFI, IGF, fig, fig.

Afrikaans

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /χəf/

Etymology 1

From Dutch gif, from earlier gift, from Middle Dutch gift, earlier also gicht. From Old Dutch *gift, from Proto-Germanic *giftiz.

Noun

gif (plural giwwe or gifte, diminutive giffie)

  1. poison; a poisonous substance
Derived terms
  • giftig
  • vergif

Etymology 2

From Dutch gift, from Middle Dutch gift, earlier also gicht. From Old Dutch *gift, from Proto-Germanic *giftiz. Same etymology as above, but the two variants gradually acquired different meanings in modern Dutch.

Noun

gif (plural gifte)

  1. gift; present
Synonyms
  • geskenk

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɣɪf/
  • Hyphenation: gif
  • Rhymes: -ɪf

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch gift, earlier also gicht. From Old Dutch *gift, from Proto-Germanic *giftiz. The word gift derives from the same source and the words were not formally distinguished until early modern Dutch.

Noun

gif n (plural giffen, diminutive gifje n)

  1. poison, venom, toxin
Synonyms
  • (poison): vergif, venijn, gift
Derived terms
  • gifbeker
  • gifmenger
  • gifmoord
  • giftand
  • giftig
  • tegengif
  • vergiftigen
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: gif
  • Negerhollands: gift

Etymology 2

Noun

gif m (plural giffen, diminutive gifje n)

  1. (computing) GIF (image format)

Gothic

Romanization

gif

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌹𐍆

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *jabai (when, if), from Proto-Indo-European *yē (already). Akin to Old Frisian ief, ef, gef, Old Saxon ef, of, Old Dutch of (Dutch of), Old High German ibu, oba (German ob), Old Norse ef, if (possibly Swedish om), Gothic 𐌾𐌰𐌱𐌰𐌹 (jabai). Also Old High German iba (doubt, condition), Icelandic efi, ef, ifi, if (doubt). Possibly also Swedish jäv and Albanian po (if, affirmative utterance).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jif/

Conjunction

ġif

  1. if

Derived terms

  • ēalā ġif
  • hwæt ġif

Descendants

  • English: if, yif
  • Scots: gin

Spanish

Noun

gif m (plural gifs)

  1. GIF

Swedish

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -iːv

Verb

gif

  1. imperative of gifva.

Anagrams

  • fig.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a type of computer image.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)