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

L1I1N1O1

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

L1I1N1O1

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4 letters words from 'lino'

LINO 4LION 4
LOIN 4NOIL 4

3 letters words from 'lino'

ION 3LIN 3
NIL 3OIL 3

2 letters words from 'lino'

IN 2IO 2
LI 2LO 2
NO 2OI 2
ON 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lino

lino ilno lnio nlio inlo nilo lion ilon loin olin ioln oiln lnoi nloi loni olni noli onli inol niol ionl oinl noil onil

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Definitions and meaning of lino

lino

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -aɪnəʊ

Etymology 1

Clipping of linoleum, probably influenced by -o (diminutive suffix).

Noun

lino (usually uncountable, plural linos)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, Britain, colloquial, informal) Clipping of linoleum.
Derived terms
  • linocut

Etymology 2

Contraction of linesman + -o (diminutive suffix).

Noun

lino (usually uncountable, plural linos)

  1. (Britain, colloquial, informal, soccer) Abbreviation of linesman.

Anagrams

  • Lion, Nilo-, Olin, lion, loin, noil

Bukat

Noun

lino

  1. person

Further reading

  • Bernard Sellato, Nomads of the Borneo Rainforest →ISBN, 1994)
  • ABVD

Cebuano

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: li‧no

Etymology 1

From Spanish lino, from Latin līnum, from Proto-Indo-European *līno-. Displaced balandan. Superseded by linen.

Noun

lino

  1. (archaic) linen; thread or cloth made from flax fiber

Adjective

lino

  1. (obsolete) made from linen cloth or thread

Etymology 2

Unknown.

Verb

lino

  1. to rinse glasses, cups, buckets, etc.

Derived terms

  • lininoan

Czech

Etymology

Clipping of linoleum.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɪnɔ/

Noun

lino n

  1. linoleum

Declension

Synonyms

  • linoleum

Derived terms

  • linoryt m
  • linořez m

Finnish

Noun

lino

  1. linocut

Declension

Anagrams

  • ilon, loin, olin

Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.no/, [ˈl̺iːn̺o]
  • Hyphenation: lì‧no

Etymology 1

From Latin līnum, from Proto-Indo-European *līno-.

Noun

lino m (plural lini)

  1. flax (plant and fiber)
  2. linen (thread or cloth made from flax fiber)
Related terms
  • lineto
  • linea

Etymology 2

From Latin līneus (flaxen).

Adjective

lino (feminine singular lina, masculine plural lini, feminine plural line)

  1. (rare) of flax or linen; flaxen

Anagrams

  • Nilo
  • noli

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *linō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂leyH- (to smear).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈli.noː/, [ˈlʲɪ.n̪oː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈli.no/, [ˈliː.nɔ]

Verb

linō (present infinitive linere, perfect active lēvī, supine litum); third conjugation

  1. I daub, besmear, anoint

Conjugation

Derived terms

Noun

līnō

  1. dative singular of līnum
  2. ablative singular of līnum

References

  • lino in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lino in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • lino in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʲi.nɔ/

Noun

lino f

  1. vocative singular of lina

Spanish

Etymology

From Latin līnum, from Proto-Indo-European *līno-.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlino/

Noun

lino m (plural linos)

  1. linen
  2. flax

Derived terms

  • linar
  • linón

Related terms

  • lienzo
  • línea
  • liña

Descendants

  • Cebuano: lino

Further reading

  • “lino” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

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