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Is hout a Scrabble word?

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

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

H4O1U1T1

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4 letters words from 'hout'

HOUT 7THOU 7

3 letters words from 'hout'

HOT 6HUT 6
OUT 3THO 6

2 letters words from 'hout'

HO 5OH 5
OU 2TO 2
UH 5UT 2

All 4 letters words made out of hout

hout ohut huot uhot ouht uoht hotu ohtu htou thou othu tohu huto uhto htuo thuo utho tuho outh uoth otuh touh utoh tuoh

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

Definitions and meaning of hout

hout

Etymology

From Afrikaans hout. Doublet of holt.

Noun

hout (plural houts)

  1. (Rhodesia, slang, ethnic slur) A black African.

Anagrams

  • Huot, Thou, thou

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch hout.

Noun

hout (uncountable)

  1. wood

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɦɑu̯t/
  • Hyphenation: hout
  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯t
  • Homophones: houd, houdt

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch hout, from Old Dutch holt, from Proto-Germanic *hultą.

Noun

hout n (plural houten, diminutive houtje n)

  1. wood
  2. particular kind of wood
  3. piece of wood, stick
Synonyms
  • (kind of wood): houtsoort
Derived terms
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: hout
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: hautu
  • Negerhollands: hout, houtu, hautu
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: hout

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

hout

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of houten
  2. imperative of houten

Finnish

Noun

hout

  1. Nominative plural form of hoku.

Anagrams

  • ohut, tuho, uhot

Middle Dutch

Etymology 1

From Old Dutch holt, from Proto-Germanic *hultą.

Noun

hout n

  1. wood (material of trees)
  2. piece of wood; branch, stick, beam
  3. tree
  4. wood, forest
Inflection

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms
  • holt
Descendants
  • Dutch: hout
    • Afrikaans: hout
  • Limburgish: hówtj

Etymology 2

From Old Dutch *halt, from Proto-Germanic *haltaz.

Adjective

hout

  1. lame, crippled, halt
Inflection

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 3

Adjective

hout

  1. Alternative spelling of out

Further reading

  • “hout (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • “hout (III)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929) , “hout (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page II
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929) , “hout (V)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page V

West Frisian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /hɔu̯t/

Noun

hout n (plural houten, diminutive houtsje)

  1. wood

Further reading

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

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to make a sound like an owl.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)