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Is hula a Scrabble word?

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

H4U1L1A1

Is hula a Scrabble UK word?

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

H4U1L1A1

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Valid words made from Hula

You can make 9 words from 'hula' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'hula'

HAUL 7HULA 7

3 letters words from 'hula'

ALU 3LAH 6

2 letters words from 'hula'

AH 5AL 2
HA 5LA 2
UH 5 

All 4 letters words made out of hula

hula uhla hlua lhua ulha luha hual uhal haul ahul uahl auhl hlau lhau halu ahlu lahu alhu ulah luah ualh aulh lauh aluh

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

Definitions and meaning of hula

hula

Alternative forms

  • hula-hula, hula hula, (obsolete) hura

Etymology

Borrowed from Hawaiian hula.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhuːlə/
  • (General American) enPR: ho͞oʹlə, IPA(key): /ˈhulə/
  • Rhymes: -uːlə
  • Hyphenation: hu‧la

Noun

hula (plural hulas)

  1. A form of chant and dance, which was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there.

Derived terms

  • hula hoop

Translations

Verb

hula (third-person singular simple present hulas, present participle hulaing, simple past and past participle hulaed)

  1. (intransitive) To dance the hula.

Anagrams

  • haul

Cebuano

Alternative forms

  • hulahula

Etymology

From English hula, from Hawaiian hula.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: hu‧la

Noun

hula

  1. hula; a form of chant and dance, which was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there

Verb

hula

  1. to dance the hula

Finnish

Noun

hula

  1. hula

Declension

Anagrams

  • halu, luha

Hausa

Noun

hū̀lā f (plural hūlunā̀, possessed form hū̀lar̃)

  1. cap, hat - especially, the traditional embroidered cap worn by Hausa men

Hawaiian

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhu.la/, [ˈhulə]

Noun

hula

  1. a form of dance native to the Hawaiian Islands
  2. a hula dancer
  3. a chant or song which accompanies the dance

Verb

hula

  1. (transitive) to dance the hula
  2. (transitive) to chant in accompaniment with the dance
  3. (intransitive) to twitch

Derived terms

  • hoʻohula

Descendants

  • English: hula
  • Japanese: フラ

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhʏːla/
  • Rhymes: -ʏːla

Noun

hula f (genitive singular hulu, nominative plural hulur)

  1. mist, haze
  2. veil, cover

Declension

Synonyms

  • (mist): móða
  • (veil): blæja, hjúpur, slæða, skýla, slör

Related terms

  • hylja (to hide, to conceal)

Irish

Noun

hula

  1. h-prothesized form of ula

Lower Sorbian

Noun

hula

  1. Obsolete spelling of wula

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • hulen

Noun

hula m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of hule

Norwegian Nynorsk

Alternative forms

  • hula-hula

Etymology

Through English from Hawaiian hula.

Noun

hula m (definite singular hulaen, indefinite plural hulaer or hulaar, definite plural hulaene or hulaane)

  1. hula

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈxu.la/
  • Homophone: chula

Verb

hula

  1. third-person singular present of hulać

Serbo-Croatian

Noun

hula f (Cyrillic spelling хула)

  1. blasphemy

Synonyms

  • huljenje

Venda

Etymology

From Proto-Bantu *-kʊ́da.

Verb

hula

  1. to grow, to increase

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a sinuous Polynesian dance with rhythmic hip movements.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)