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Yes. The word limo is a Scrabble US word. The word limo is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Valid words made from Limo

You can make 15 words from 'limo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'limo'

LIMO 6MILO 6
MOIL 6 

3 letters words from 'limo'

MIL 5MOI 5
MOL 5OIL 3
OLM 5 

2 letters words from 'limo'

IO 2LI 2
LO 2MI 4
MO 4OI 2
OM 4 

All 4 letters words made out of limo

limo ilmo lmio mlio imlo milo liom ilom loim olim iolm oilm lmoi mloi lomi olmi moli omli imol miol ioml oiml moil omil

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

Definitions and meaning of limo

limo

Etymology

Clipping of limousine.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈlɪ.məʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈlɪ.moʊ/
  • Rhymes: -ɪməʊ

Noun

limo (plural limos)

  1. (slang) Clipping of limousine.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Milo, OIML, milo, moil

Afrikaans

Noun

limo (plural limo's)

  1. Clipping of limousine.

Central Huasteca Nahuatl

Etymology

From Spanish limón

Noun

limo

  1. lemon.

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.moː/
  • Hyphenation: li‧mo

Etymology 1

Noun

limo f (plural limo's)

  1. (informal) Clipping of limousine.

Etymology 2

Noun

limo f (plural limo's)

  1. (Netherlands, informal) Clipping of limonade.

Esperanto

Etymology

Borrowed from English limit, Italian limite.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlimo/
  • Hyphenation: li‧mo
  • Rhymes: -imo

Noun

limo (accusative singular limon, plural limoj, accusative plural limojn)

  1. limit, boundary
  2. border (of a country)

Finnish

Noun

limo

  1. Synonym of juhannuskoivu.

Declension

Anagrams

  • Ilmo, olmi

Galician

Verb

limo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of limar

Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.mo/
  • Rhymes: -imo
  • Hyphenation: lì‧mo

Etymology 1

From Latin līmus (mud, slime), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂leyH- (to smear).

Noun

limo m (plural limi)

  1. mud, slime
  2. silt

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb

limo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of limare

Anagrams

  • Lomi, Milo, moli, olmi

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈliː.moː/, [ˈlʲiːmoː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈli.mo/, [ˈliːmɔ]

Etymology 1

From līma (a file, rasp).

Verb

līmō (present infinitive līmāre, perfect active līmāvī, supine līmātum); first conjugation

  1. I sharpen.
  2. I file, file off.
  3. I polish, finish.
  4. (figuratively) I investigate accurately.
Conjugation
Derived terms
  • līmātē
  • līmātus
Related terms
Descendants

Etymology 2

From līmus (mud, slime).

Verb

līmō (present infinitive līmāre, perfect active līmāvī, supine līmātum); first conjugation, no passive

  1. I besmirch.
  2. I bespatter with mud.
Conjugation
Related terms
Descendants
  • Romanian: ima

References

  • limo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • limo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • limo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • limo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.

Minangkabau

Etymology

From Proto-Malayic *lima(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

limo

  1. five

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʲi.mɔ/

Noun

limo n

  1. (colloquial) black eye
    Synonym: podkowa

Declension

Further reading

  • limo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • limo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Noun

limo m (plural limos)

  1. mud, slime, silt
    Synonym: lodo
  2. seaweed, wack (weeds, vegetation or rubbish floating on a river or pond)

Verb

limo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of limar

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin limus, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ley- (slime, slimy, sticky, slippery).

Noun

limo m (plural limos)

  1. mud, slime, silt
    Synonyms: barro, lodo

Derived terms

  • correlimos

Verb

limo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of limar.

Tiruray

Etymology

From Proto-Philippine *lima, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

limo

  1. five

West Coast Bajau

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lima, from Proto-Austronesian *lima.

Numeral

limo

  1. five

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (short for) a limousine.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)