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

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

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Valid words made from Hare

You can make 20 words from 'hare' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'hare'

HARE 7HEAR 7
RHEA 7 

3 letters words from 'hare'

ARE 3EAR 3
ERA 3HAE 6
HER 6RAH 6
REH 6 

2 letters words from 'hare'

AE 2AH 5
AR 2EA 2
EH 5ER 2
HA 5HE 5
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of hare

hare ahre hrae rhae arhe rahe haer aher hear ehar aehr eahr hrea rhea hera ehra reha erha areh raeh aerh earh reah erah

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

Definitions and meaning of hare

hare

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hɛɚ/, /hɛɹ/, /hɛə/
  • Homophone: hair

Etymology 1

From Middle English hare, from Old English hara (hare), from Proto-West Germanic *hasō ~ *haʀ-, from Proto-Germanic *hasô, from *haswaz (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱh₂s-én-

Noun

hare (plural hares)

  1. Any of several plant-eating animals of the family Leporidae, especially of the genus Lepus, similar to a rabbit, but larger and with longer ears.
  2. The player in a paperchase, or hare and hounds game, who leaves a trail of paper to be followed.
Derived terms
Descendants
  • Sranan Tongo: hei
Translations

Verb

hare (third-person singular simple present hares, present participle haring, simple past and past participle hared)

  1. (intransitive) To move swiftly.
Synonyms
  • race
  • speed
  • tear

See also

  • form (hare's home)
  • leveret (young hare)
  • jackrabbit (type of hare)

Etymology 2

From Middle English harren, harien (to drag by force, ill-treat), of uncertain origin. Compare harry, harass.

Alternative forms

  • harr

Verb

hare (third-person singular simple present hares, present participle haring, simple past and past participle hared)

  1. (obsolete) To excite; to tease, or worry; to harry.
    • 1693, John Locke, Some Thoughts Concerning Education.
      To hare and rate them thus at every turn, is not to teach them, but to vex, and torment them to no purpoſe.

Etymology 3

From Middle English hore, from Old English hār (hoar, hoary, grey, old), from Proto-Germanic *hairaz (grey). Cognate with German hehr (noble, sublime).

Alternative forms

  • hoar

Adjective

hare

  1. (regional) Grey, hoary; grey-haired, venerable (of people).
  2. (regional) Cold, frosty (of weather).

References

  • The Dictionary of the Scots Language

Anagrams

  • Ahre, Hera, RHAe, Rahe, Rhea, hear, hera, rhea

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch (de) hare.

Pronoun

hare

  1. hers (that or those of her)

Bikol Central

Pronunciation

Noun

hare

  1. an expression that denotes unapproval, a variation for saying no

Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse hari, heri (hare).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /haːrə/, [ˈhɑːɑ]

Noun

hare c (singular definite haren, plural indefinite harer)

  1. hare

Inflection

See also

  • hare on the Danish Wikipedia.Wikipedia da

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch hare. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦaː.rə/
  • Hyphenation: ha‧re
  • Rhymes: -aːrə

Determiner

hare

  1. non-attributive form of haar (English: hers)
    Normally used in conjunction with the definite article de or het depending on the gender of what is being referred to.
  2. (archaic) inflected form of haar

Derived terms

  • Hare Majesteit

Japanese

Romanization

hare

  1. Rōmaji transcription of はれ

Middle Dutch

Determiner

hāre

  1. inflection of hāer:
    1. feminine nominative/accusative singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

Middle English

Etymology 1

Determiner

hare

  1. Alternative form of hire (her, genitive)

Pronoun

hare

  1. Alternative form of hire (hers)

Etymology 2

Pronoun

hare

  1. Alternative form of hire (her, object)

Etymology 3

Noun

hare

  1. Alternative form of her (hair)

Etymology 4

Determiner

hare

  1. (chiefly West Midland and Kent) Alternative form of here (their)

Etymology 5

From Old English hara; some forms have the vowel of Old Norse heri.

Alternative forms

  • hara, haar, hayre, harre, hayr, are, here

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaːr(ə)/

Noun

hare (plural hares)

  1. A hare or its meat (lagomorph of the genus Lepus)
  2. (rare) An individual who is easily scared or frightened.
  3. (rare) A hare's skin or hide.
Descendants
  • English: hare
  • Scots: hare, hair
References
  • “hāre, n.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-06-26.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse *heri, from Proto-Germanic *háswa-. Compare with German Hase, Swedish hare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaːrə/
  • Homophone: harde

Noun

hare m (definite singular haren, indefinite plural harer, definite plural harene)

  1. a hare

References

  • “hare” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse *heri, from Proto-Germanic *háswa-. Akin to English hare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /²hɑːrə/
  • Homophone: harde

Noun

hare m (definite singular haren, indefinite plural harar, definite plural harane)

  1. a mountain hare, Lepus timidus
  2. a hare, a small animal of the genus Lepus

References

  • “hare” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Pali

Alternative forms

Verb

hare

  1. optative active singular of harati (to take away)

Rapa Nui

Etymology

From Proto-Polynesian *fale. Cognates include Hawaiian hale and Maori whare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈha.ɾe/
  • Hyphenation: ha‧re

Noun

hare

  1. house, home
  2. family

Derived terms

References

  • Veronica Du Feu (1996) Rapanui (Descriptive Grammars), Routledge, →ISBN, page 16
  • “hare”, in Diccionario etimológico Rapanui-Español, Valparaíso: Comisión para la Estructuración de la Lengua Rapanui, 2000, →ISBN
  • Paulus Kieviet (2017) A grammar of Rapa Nui[2], Berlin: Language Science Press, →ISBN, page 32

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Swedish hari, hæri, from Old Norse *hari, heri, from Proto-Germanic *hasô.

Pronunciation

Noun

hare c

  1. hare

Declension

Anagrams

  • Hera

Tetum

Etymology

From *pare, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *pajay. Compare Javanese pari.

Noun

hare

  1. rice (unpicked); rice (plant)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a very swift mammal like a large rabbit.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)