Ion in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is ion a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word ion is a Scrabble US word. The word ion is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

I1O1N1

Is ion a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word ion is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

I1O1N1

Is ion a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word ion is a Words With Friends word. The word ion is worth 4 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

I1O1N2

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Valid words made from Ion

You can make 6 words from 'ion' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'ion'

ION 3 

2 letters words from 'ion'

IN 2IO 2
NO 2OI 2
ON 2 

All 3 letters words made out of ion

ion oin ino nio oni noi

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

Definitions and meaning of ion

ion

Etymology 1

From the ending of anion and cation, which in turn is from Ancient Greek ἰόν (ión, going), neuter present participle of εἶμι (eîmi, I go). Coined by English polymath William Whewell in 1834 for Michael Faraday, who introduced it later that year.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: ī'ən, IPA(key): /ˈaɪən/; enPR: ī'ŏn, IPA(key): /ˈaɪɒn/
  • (US) enPR: ī'ŏn, IPA(key): /ˈaɪ.ɑn/
  • Rhymes: -aɪən
  • Homophone: iron (in some accents only)

Noun

ion (plural ions)

  1. An atom or group of atoms bearing an electrical charge, such as the sodium and chlorine atoms in a salt solution.
Derived terms
Translations

Etymology 2

From a corruption of I don't.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪˌoʊn/

Phrase

ion

  1. (slang) I don't.
    ion kno wat 2 do
    ion want 2

Anagrams

  • -ino, NIO, NOI, ONI, oni

Czech

Alternative forms

  • iont

Noun

ion m

  1. ion

Further reading

  • ion in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • ion in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • ion in Akademický slovník cizích slov, 1995, at prirucka.ujc.cas.cz

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English ion.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /iˈɔn/, /jɔn/
  • Hyphenation: ion
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

Noun

ion n (plural ionen)

  1. ion (charged atom or compound)

Derived terms

  • ioniseren

Esperanto

Pronunciation

Pronoun

ion

  1. accusative singular of io

French

Etymology

Borrowed from English ion.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jɔ̃/, /i.ɔ̃/

Noun

ion m (plural ions)

  1. (chemistry, physics) ion

Japanese

Romanization

ion

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いおん
  2. Rōmaji transcription of イオン

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἰόν (ión, going)

Noun

ion n (definite singular ionet, indefinite plural ioner, definite plural iona or ionene)

  1. (chemistry, physics) an ion

Derived terms

  • ionisk
  • ionosfære

References

  • “ion” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἰόν (ión, going)

Noun

ion n (definite singular ionet, indefinite plural ion, definite plural iona)

  1. (chemistry, physics) an ion

Derived terms

  • ionisk
  • ionosfære

References

  • “ion” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Spanish

Alternative forms

  • ión

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɟ͡ʝon/, [ɟ͡ʝõn]
  • IPA(key): /iˈon/, [iˈõn]

Noun

ion m (plural iones)

  1. ion (atom bearing an electrical charge)

Vietnamese

Etymology

From French ion, from English ion.

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔi˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔɪj˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔɪj˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • Phonetic: i ông

Noun

ion

  1. an ion

See also

  • ion hoá

Source: wiktionary.org
  • an electrically-charged particle formed by loss or gain of electrons by an atom.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)