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Is io a Scrabble word?

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Yes. The word io is a Scrabble UK word and has 2 points:

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Definitions and meaning of io

io

Etymology 1

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek Ἰώ (Iṓ, Io).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪəʊ/

Noun

io (plural ios)

  1. A type of moth, the io moth.

Etymology 2

From Latin ; compare Ancient Greek ἰώ (iṓ, oh!).

Interjection

io

  1. (rare) An exclamation of joy or triumph.

Anagrams

  • -oi, OI, Oi, oi, oi!

Aromanian

Alternative forms

  • eu, iou

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *eo, from Latin ego, from Proto-Italic *egō, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Romanian eu.

Pronoun

io

  1. (first-person singular pronoun) I
  2. me

Related terms

  • mini/mine
  • mi
  • (a) njeu/(a) meu

See also

  • tu, tini
  • el/elu, nãs
  • noi
  • voi
  • nãsh, elj

Chuukese

Pronoun

io

  1. who

Dutch

Alternative forms

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin io, from Ancient Greek ἰώ (iṓ). Doublet of jo.

Interjection

io

  1. (dated) io (exclamation of triumph)

Further reading

  • Matthias de Vries; Lambert Allard te Winkel (1864), “io”, in Woordenboek der Nederlandsche Taal, published 2001

Esperanto

Etymology

From i- (indeterminate correlative prefix) +‎ -o (correlative suffix of objects).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈio/
  • Hyphenation: i‧o
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Audio:

Pronoun

io (plural ioj, accusative singular ion, accusative plural iojn)

  1. something (indeterminate correlative of objects)

Derived terms

  • io ajn (anything)

Interlingua

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.o/

Pronoun

io

  1. I
    Io te ama.
    I love you.

Istro-Romanian

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *eo (compare Romanian eu and Italian io); from Latin ego, from Proto-Italic *egō, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronoun

io (first-person singular, plural noi)

  1. I

Declension


Italian

Alternative forms

  • jo (obsolete)

Etymology

From Old Italian eo, from Vulgar Latin *eo, from Latin ego (I), from Proto-Italic *egō, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Akin to Catalan jo and Spanish yo.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈi.o/, [ˈiːo], (in fast speech) [ˈio̯]
  • Hyphenation: ì‧o

Pronoun

io (personal, first person, possessive mio)

  1. I, the first person

See also


Japanese

Romanization

io

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いお

Latin

Etymology

Echoic; compare Greek ἰώ (iṓ), or English yo.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈi.oː/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈi.o/, [ˈiː.ɔ]

Interjection

  1. An exclamation of joy or pain, or for getting one's attention.

References

  • io in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • io in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • io in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • io in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[2]
  • io in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • io in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Neapolitan

Alternative forms

  • ijo, ieo, je, j', i'

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *eo, from Latin ego. Compare Italian io.

Pronoun

io

  1. I, the first-person singular nominative pronoun

Coordinate terms


Old Dutch

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *aiwaz.

Adverb

io

  1. always, every time, continuously
  2. ever, at some point, sometime

Alternative forms

  • ie

Further reading

  • “ie”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old High German

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *aiwaz, whence also Old English ā, Old Saxon eo, Old Norse ei, Old Dutch ēwa, io.

Adverb

io

  1. always

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a cry of joy.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)