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Is kir a Scrabble word?

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

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You can make 3 words from 'kir' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'kir'

IRK 7KIR 7

2 letters words from 'kir'

KI 6 

All 3 letters words made out of kir

kir ikr kri rki irk rik

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

Definitions and meaning of kir

kir

Etymology

Borrowed from French kir, named after Félix Kir, mayor of Dijon.

Noun

kir (countable and uncountable, plural kirs)

  1. A cocktail made with a measure of crème de cassis topped up with white wine.

Derived terms

  • kir royal

Translations

Anagrams

  • IKR, Irk, Kri, ikr, irk, rik

Azerbaijani

Etymology

From Proto-Turkic *kir.

Noun

kir (definite accusative kiri, plural kirlər)

  1. dirt
    Synonym: çirk

Declension

Derived terms

  • kirli

Further reading

  • “kir” in Obastan.com.

Crimean Tatar

Etymology

From Proto-Turkic *kir.

Noun

kir

  1. dirt

Derived terms

  • kirli

Dutch

Pronunciation

Verb

kir

  1. first-person singular present indicative of kirren
  2. imperative of kirren

Anagrams

  • Rik

Finnish

Etymology

From French kir

Noun

kir

  1. kir

Declension


French

Pronunciation

Noun

kir m (plural kirs)

  1. kir (beverage)

Further reading

  • “kir” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch keur (seal).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɪr]
  • Hyphenation: kir

Noun

kir (plural kir-kir, first-person possessive kirku, second-person possessive kirmu, third-person possessive kirnya)

  1. (colloquial) examination.
    Synonym: pemeriksaan

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “kir” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Northern Kurdish

Noun

kir m

  1. (vulgar) cock, penis

Derived terms

  • kir seru

Phalura

Etymology

From Sanskrit किरि (kiri, scattering, heap).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kir/

Noun

kir m (Perso-Arabic spelling کِر)

  1. snow

Inflection

a-decl (Obl, pl): -á

References

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem, Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, 2011, →ISBN
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley, “(3175)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, 1969–1985

Polish

Etymology

From German Kern.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kʲir/

Noun

kir m inan

  1. black armband

Declension

Related terms

  • kirowy

Further reading

  • kir in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romani

Etymology

From Sanskrit कीट (kīṭa, worm, insect). Cognate with Hindi कीड़ा (kīṛā, insect, bug).

Noun

kir f

  1. ant

Turkish

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish کیر(kir), from Old Turkic kir(kir), from Proto-Turkic *kir (dirt).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ciɾ]

Noun

kir (definite accusative kiri, plural kirler)

  1. dirt

Declension

Synonyms

  • pislik
  • pasak

Derived terms

  • kirlenmek
  • kirletmek

References

  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien, “kir”, in Thesaurus linguarum orientalium, Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae, praecipuas earum opes à Turcis peculiariter usurpatas continens, nimirum Lexicon Turkico-Arabico-Persicum[2], Vienna, 1680, column 3823

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a wine and blackcurrant drink.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)