Lats in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is lats a Scrabble word?

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

L1A1T1S1

Is lats a Scrabble UK word?

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

L1A1T1S1

Is lats a Words With Friends word?

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

L2A1T1S1

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Valid words made from Lats

You can make 19 words from 'lats' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'lats'

ALTS 4LAST 4
LATS 4SALT 4
SLAT 4 

3 letters words from 'lats'

ALS 3ALT 3
ATS 3LAS 3
LAT 3SAL 3
SAT 3TAS 3

2 letters words from 'lats'

AL 2AS 2
AT 2LA 2
ST 2TA 2

All 4 letters words made out of lats

lats alts ltas tlas atls tals last alst lsat slat aslt salt ltsa tlsa lsta slta tsla stla atsl tasl astl satl tsal stal

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

Definitions and meaning of lats

lats

Etymology 1

From Hindi लाट (lāṭ) etc. + -s.

Noun

lats

  1. plural of lat: staves; pillars.

Etymology 2

Clipping of latrine (q.v.) + -s.

Noun

lats pl (normally plural, singular lat)

  1. (Britain slang) Latrines: rudimentary or military facilities for urination and defecation.
    • 1927, William Edward Collinson, Contemporary English, p. 92:
      At Salisbury Plain and Camberley in 1909/10 I learnt a number of camping expressions like... lats (latrines).
    • 1940, M. Marples, Public School Slang, p. 112:
      Other synonyms [sc. for lavatories] are rears, lats... and dubs.
Synonyms
  • See Thesaurus:bathroom

Etymology 3

From Latvian lats, from Latvija (Latvia).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /lɑːts/
  • (US) IPA(key): /lɑts/

Noun

lats

  1. plural of lat: the former currency or money of Latvia.
  2. (historical numismatics) Alternative form of lat (plural lati).

Etymology 4

A clipping of Latin latissimus + -s

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /læts/

Noun

lats pl (normally plural, singular lat)

  1. (slang) The latissimus dorsi muscles.

Etymology 5

A clipping of latitude + -s.

Noun

lats

  1. plural of lat: latitude.

References

Anagrams

  • Alts, LTAs, SALT, Salt, TLAs, alts, last, salt, slat

Gothic

Romanization

lats

  1. Romanization of 𐌻𐌰𐍄𐍃

Latvian

Etymology

A reduced form of Latvija, first used in 1922 to name the new currency that replaced the Latvian rublis.

Pronunciation

Noun

lats m (1st declension)

  1. lats (monetary unit of Latvia between 1922 and 1940, and again between 1993 and 2013; replaced by the Euro on Jan. 1st, 2014)

Declension


Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

lats m (definite singular latsen, indefinite plural latsar, definite plural latsane)

  1. (numismatics) lats (currency of Latvia)

References

  • “lats” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish

Noun

lats ?

  1. lats, currency of Latvia
  2. indefinite genitive singular of lat

Anagrams

  • last, salt, stal, tals

Source: wiktionary.org
  • LAT, (short for) latrine.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)