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Is lod a Scrabble word?

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

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Is lod a Scrabble UK word?

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

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3 letters words from 'lod'

DOL 4LOD 4
OLD 4 

2 letters words from 'lod'

DO 3LO 2
OD 3 

All 3 letters words made out of lod

lod old ldo dlo odl dol

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Definitions and meaning of lod

lod

Alternative forms

  • LOD

Noun

lod (plural lods)

  1. (statistics) Initialism of logarithm of odds. A measure of likelihood calculated by taking the log of the ratio of the probability of a hypothesis being true given the observed data over the probability that the hypothesis is false.

Anagrams

  • 'old, DLO, DOL, Dol, LDO, dol, old

Danish

Etymology 1

From Middle Low German lōt.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɔd/, [lʌð]
  • Rhymes: -oð

Noun

lod n (singular definite loddet, plural indefinite lodder)

  1. plumb bob
  2. lead (plummet to measure depth of water)
  3. sinker (weight used in fishing)
  4. lot (weight unit). A Danish lod was 15.6 grams. In this sense the plural is lod.
Inflection

Etymology 2

From Old Norse hlutr. Compare Old English hlot (English lot).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɔd/, [lʌð]

Noun

lod n or c (singular definite loddet or lodden, plural indefinite lodder)

  1. ticket n
  2. lot, prize n
  3. fate, lot c
  4. portion, share c
  5. lot, plot c

Etymology 3

See lodde (to solder).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɔd/, [lʌðˀ]

Verb

lod

  1. imperative of lodde

Etymology 4

See lade (to let, leave, have).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /loːd/, [loðˀ]

Verb

lod

  1. past tense of lade

Further reading

  • lod on the Danish Wikipedia.Wikipedia da
  • Lod (vægtenhed) on the Danish Wikipedia.Wikipedia da
  • “lod,1” in Den Danske Ordbog
  • “lod,2” in Den Danske Ordbog

Lower Sorbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ledъ. Cognate with Upper Sorbian lód, Polish lód, Czech led, Russian лёд (ljod), Old Church Slavonic ледъ (ledŭ).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɔt/

Noun

lod m (diminutive lodk)

  1. ice (water in frozen form)

Declension

Further reading

  • lod in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • lod in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Old Irish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /l͈oð/

Verb

lod

  1. first/second-person singular preterite absolute of téit

·lod

  1. first/second-person singular preterite conjunct of téit

Mutation


Swedish

Etymology

From Old Swedish lodh, from Middle Low German lot, from Proto-West Germanic *laud.

Noun

lod n

  1. a plumb bob, a plummet, a weight (hanging)
    1. a tool used to determine the depth of water
    2. a tool used in construction to find a vertical line
    3. a weight used to power a clock
    4. a weight used in a loom
    5. a weight used in a steelyard balance
    6. a piece of metal used to heat a (non-electric) flat iron
  2. solder (metal used in soldering)
  3. a lot; an old weight unit corresponding to 1/30 or 1/32 pound

Declension

Derived terms

References

  • lod in Svenska Akademiens ordlista (SAOL)
  • lod in Svenska Akademiens ordbok (SAOB)
  • lod in Walter E. Harlock, Svensk-engelsk ordbok : skolupplaga (1964)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the logarithm of the odds, used in statistics.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)