Leke in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is leke a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word leke is a Scrabble US word. The word leke is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Is leke a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word leke is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

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Is leke a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word leke is a Words With Friends word. The word leke is worth 9 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Leke

You can make 11 words from 'leke' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'leke'

KEEL 8LEEK 8
LEKE 8 

3 letters words from 'leke'

EEK 7EEL 3
EKE 7ELK 7
LEE 3LEK 7

2 letters words from 'leke'

EE 2EL 2

All 4 letters words made out of leke

leke elke lkee klee ekle kele leek elek leek elek eelk eelk lkee klee leke elke kele ekle ekel keel eekl eekl keel ekel

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

Definitions and meaning of leke

leke

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eːkə

Verb

leke

  1. (archaic) singular past subjunctive of lijken

Anagrams

  • keel, leek

Middle English

Etymology 1

Inherited from Old English lēac, from Proto-Germanic *laukaz.

Alternative forms

  • leek, lek, leeke, leyke

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈleːk/, /ˈlɛːk/

Noun

leke (plural lekes)

  1. Many of the plants in the genus Allium, often used as vegetables:
    1. Garlic (Allium sativum)
    2. A leek (Allium ampeloprasum)
  2. (in expressions) Something of little value.
Derived terms
  • garlek
Descendants
  • English: leek
  • Scots: leke, leik
References
  • “lẹ̄k (n.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-07-26.

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Late Latin leuca, leuga.

Noun

leke

  1. Alternative form of lege (league)

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • leike

Etymology

From Old Norse leika

Noun

leke f or m (definite singular leka or leken, indefinite plural leker, definite plural lekene)

  1. a toy, something to play with

Synonyms

  • leketøy, leiketøy

Verb

leke (imperative lek, present tense leker, simple past lekte, past participle lekt, present participle lekende)

  1. to play, to act in a manner such that one has fun

Derived terms

  • lekebil
  • lekegrind
  • lekekamerat
  • lekeplass

Related terms

  • lek (noun)

References

  • “leke” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Source: wiktionary.org