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Is koha a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word koha is a Scrabble US word. The word koha is worth 11 points in Scrabble:

K5O1H4A1

Is koha a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word koha is a Scrabble UK word and has 11 points:

K5O1H4A1

Is koha a Words With Friends word?

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You can make 14 words from 'koha' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'koha'

HOKA 11KOHA 11

3 letters words from 'koha'

HAO 6HOA 6
KOA 7OAK 7
OKA 7 

2 letters words from 'koha'

AH 5HA 5
HO 5KA 6
KO 6OH 5
OK 6 

All 4 letters words made out of koha

koha okha khoa hkoa ohka hoka koah okah kaoh akoh oakh aokh khao hkao kaho akho hako ahko ohak hoak oahk aohk haok ahok

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

Definitions and meaning of koha

koha

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkəʊhə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkoʊhə/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧ha

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Maori koha (regard, respect; gift, present).

Noun

koha (uncountable)

  1. (New Zealand) A Māori tradition of reciprocal giving of gifts.
  2. (New Zealand, by extension) A voluntary donation given for a service that has been provided.
Translations

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Sinhalese කොහා (kohā, cuckoo), probably ultimately imitative of the bird’s call.

Noun

koha (plural kohas)

  1. (chiefly Sri Lanka) The koel (Eudynamys), a genus of cuckoos from Asia, Australia, and the Pacific with a distinctive loud call; specifically, the Asian koel (Eudynamys scolopaceus).

Related terms

  • malkoha

Translations

References

Further reading

  • koha (custom) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • koel on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • Hoak, hako, khoa


Estonian

Etymology 1

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Noun

koha (genitive koha, partitive koha)

  1. zander, the freshwater fish Sander lucioperca.
Declension

Etymology 2

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Noun

koha (genitive koha, partitive koha)

  1. rustling, the sound of waves or of leaves in the wind.
Declension
Synonyms
  • kohin

Verb

koha

  1. Second-person singular imperative form of kohama.
  2. Present connegative form of kohama.

Etymology 3

Noun

koha

  1. genitive singular of koht

Vilamovian

Etymology

From Middle High German kochen, from Old High German kochōn, kohhōn (to cook), from Proto-Germanic *kukōną (to cook), from Late Latin cocō (cook, verb), from Latin coquō (cook, verb). Cognate with German kochen. More at cook.

Verb

koha (simple past koht, past participle gykoht)

  1. to cook
  2. to boil (cook in boiling water)
  3. to boil (begin to turn into a gas)

Derived terms

  • ȧjkoha

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a gift or donation when visiting a marae.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)