Isle in Scrabble Dictionary

What does isle mean? Is isle a Scrabble word?

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Is isle a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word isle is a Scrabble US word. The word isle is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

I1S1L1E1

Is isle a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word isle is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

I1S1L1E1

Is isle a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word isle is a Words With Friends word. The word isle is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

I1S1L2E1

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Valid words made from Isle

You can make 17 words from 'isle' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'isle'

ISLE 4LEIS 4
LIES 4SEIL 4
SILE 4 

3 letters words from 'isle'

ELS 3LEI 3
LES 3LIE 3
LIS 3SEI 3
SEL 3 

2 letters words from 'isle'

EL 2ES 2
IS 2LI 2
SI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of isle

isle sile ilse lise slie lsie isel siel iesl eisl seil esil iles lies iels eils leis elis slei lsei seli esli lesi elsi

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

Definitions and meaning of isle

isle

Etymology

From Middle English ile, yle (with s added, similar to English island), borrowed from Old French ille, idle, isle, from Latin insula. Not related to island. Doublet of insula.

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /aɪ̯l/
  • Rhymes: -aɪl
  • Homophones: I'll, aisle

Noun

isle (plural isles)

  1. A (small) island, compare with islet.
  2. Obsolete form of aisle.

Derived terms

Related terms

  • insulate
  • insulation
  • islet

Translations

References

  • isle in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

Anagrams

  • %iles, Elis, Iles, Lise, Sile, iles, leis, lies, sile

French

Noun

isle f (plural isles)

  1. Obsolete spelling of île

Anagrams

  • élis, îles, lies, liés, Lise, lise, sile, silé

Middle French

Etymology

From Old French isle, from Latin insula.

Noun

isle f (plural isles)

  1. island

Descendants

  • French: île, ile
    • Antillean Creole: zil
    • Haitian Creole: zil, zile
    • Mauritian Creole: zil

Old French

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin *isula, from Latin insula.

Noun

isle f (oblique plural isles, nominative singular isle, nominative plural isles)

  1. island

Descendants

  • Middle French: isle
    • French: île, ile
      • Antillean Creole: zil
      • Haitian Creole: zil, zile
      • Mauritian Creole: zil
  • Norman: île
  • Walloon: iye
  • Middle English: yle, ile
    • English: isle

Turkish

Verb

isle

  1. second-person singular imperative of islemek

Antonyms

  • isleme

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a small island.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)