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Is longhouse a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word longhouse is a Scrabble US word. The word longhouse is worth 13 points in Scrabble:

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Is longhouse a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word longhouse is a Scrabble UK word and has 13 points:

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9 letters words from 'longhouse'

LONGHOUSE 13 

7 letters words from 'longhouse'

ENOUGHS 11GOLOSHE 11
HOGNOSE 11LOUNGES 8
NEOSOUL 7OULONGS 8
SHOOGLE 11UNLOOSE 7

6 letters words from 'longhouse'

ENOUGH 10ENSOUL 6
GHOULS 10GLUONS 7
GOLOSH 10GUNSEL 7
HOGENS 10HOLONS 9
HOUSEL 9LOGONS 7
LONGES 7LOOSEN 6
LOUGHS 10LOUNGE 7
LUNGES 7NOULES 6
NOUSLE 6OULONG 7
SEGHOL 10SHLONG 10
SHOGUN 10SHOOLE 9
SLOUGH 10UNSHOE 9

5 letters words from 'longhouse'

ENOLS 5EUGHS 9
EUSOL 5GENUS 6
GHOUL 9GLENS 6
GLUES 6GLUON 6
GOELS 6GOLES 6
GOOLS 6GOONS 6
GOOSE 6GULES 6
GUSLE 6HELOS 8
HOGEN 9HOLES 8
HOLON 8HOLOS 8
HONES 8HONGS 9
HOONS 8HOSEL 8
HOSEN 8HOUSE 8
HULES 8LENGS 6
LENOS 5LEUGH 9
LOGES 6LOGON 6
LOGOS 6LONGE 6
LONGS 6LOONS 5
LOOSE 5LOSEN 5
LOUGH 9LOUNS 5
LOUSE 5LUGES 6
LUNES 5LUNGE 6
LUNGS 6NEGUS 6
NOELS 5NOLES 5
NOLOS 5NOOSE 5
NOULE 5NOULS 5
OGLES 6OHONE 8
OLEOS 5OUENS 5
OUSEL 5SEGNO 6
SEGOL 6SHEOL 8
SHONE 8SHOOL 8
SHOON 8SHULE 8
SHULN 8SLUNG 6
SNOOL 5SOLON 5
SOOLE 5SOUGH 9

4 letters words from 'longhouse'

EGOS 5ENGS 5
ENOL 4EONS 4
EUGH 8GELS 5
GENS 5GENU 5
GEOS 5GLEN 5
GLUE 5GNUS 5
GOEL 5GOES 5
GOLE 5GONE 5
GONS 5GOOL 5
GOON 5GOOS 5
GOSH 8GUES 5
GULE 5GULS 5
GUNS 5GUSH 8
HELO 7HENS 7
HOES 7HOGS 8
HOLE 7HOLO 7
HOLS 7HONE 7
HONG 8HONS 7
HOON 7HOSE 7
HUES 7HUGE 8
HUGS 8HULE 7
HUNG 8HUNS 7
HUSO 7LEGS 5
LENG 5LENO 4
LENS 4LOGE 5
LOGO 5LOGS 5
LONE 4LONG 5
LOON 4LOOS 4
LOSE 4LOSH 7
LOUN 4LOUS 4
LUES 4LUGE 5
LUGS 5LUNE 4
LUNG 5LUNS 4
LUSH 7NEGS 5
NESH 7NOEL 4
NOES 4NOGS 5
NOLE 4NOLO 4
NOSE 4NOSH 7
NOUL 4NOUS 4
NUGS 5OGLE 5
OLEO 4OLES 4
ONES 4ONOS 4
ONUS 4OOHS 7
OONS 4OOSE 4
SEGO 5SHEN 7
SHOE 7SHOG 8
SHOO 7SHUL 7
SHUN 7SLOE 4
SLOG 5SLUE 4
SLUG 5SNOG 5
SNUG 5SOHO 7
SOLE 4SOLO 4
SONE 4SONG 5
SOOL 4SOON 4
SOUL 4SUGH 8
SUGO 5SUNG 5
UGHS 8ULES 4

3 letters words from 'longhouse'

EGO 4EHS 6
ELS 3ENG 4
ENS 3EON 3
GEL 4GEN 4
GEO 4GNU 4
GOE 4GON 4
GOO 4GOS 4
GUE 4GUL 4
GUN 4GUS 4
HEN 6HES 6
HOE 6HOG 7
HON 6HOO 6
HOS 6HUE 6
HUG 7HUN 6
LEG 4LES 3
LEU 3LOG 4
LOO 3LOS 3
LOU 3LUG 4
LUN 3NEG 4
NOG 4NOH 6
NOO 3NOS 3
NUG 4NUS 3
OES 3OHO 6
OHS 6OLE 3
ONE 3ONO 3
ONS 3OOH 6
OON 3OOS 3
OSE 3OUS 3
SEG 4SEL 3
SEN 3SHE 6
SHO 6SOG 4
SOH 6SOL 3
SON 3SOU 3
SUE 3SUG 4
SUN 3UGH 7
UGS 4ULE 3
UNS 3USE 3

2 letters words from 'longhouse'

EH 5EL 2
EN 2ES 2
GO 3GU 3
HE 5HO 5
LO 2NE 2
NO 2NU 2
OE 2OH 5
ON 2OO 2
OS 2OU 2
SH 5SO 2
UG 3UH 5
UN 2US 2

Definitions and meaning of longhouse

longhouse

Alternative forms

  • long house, long-house

Etymology

From long +‎ house. Use for outhouses possibly via Whittington's Longhouse, a public toilet in medieval London, but first attested in translation of a similar French expression.

Noun

longhouse (plural longhouses)

  1. A long communal housing of the Iroquois and some other American Indians, the Malays, the Indonesians, the Vikings, and many other peoples.
    • 1751, C. Gist, Journals, p. 51:
      They marched in under French Colours and were conducted into the Long House.
    • 1753, George Washington, Diary, Vol. I, p. 50:
      We met in Council at the Long House.
    • 1826, James Fenimore Cooper, Last of Mohicans, Vol. I, Preface, p. vi:
      ... where the ‘long house’, or Great Council Fire, of the nation was universally admitted to be established.
    • 1894 May 1, Sarawak Gazette, p. 67:
      The practice of herding together in ‘long houses’ prevents mental and moral improvement and hinders advance in gardening and planting and agricultural developement generally.
    • 1912, Hose & al., Pagan Tribes of Borneo, Vol. I, Ch. iv:
      The Kenyah village frequently consists of a single long house.
    • 1966, G.E. Evans, Pattern under Plough, Ch. v, p. 72:
      The Welsh long-houses... with long sides and opposite doors providing a passage from side to side, and dividing the building roughly in two.
    • 1971 July 15, Lady, p. 88:
      The longhouse is an object lesson in community living.
  2. (obsolete, euphemistic) An outhouse: an outbuilding used for urination and defecation.
    • 1622, J. Mabbe translating M. Alemán's Rogue, Ch. ii, p. 355:
      To make wads and wisps for those that go to the Long-house (you know what I meane).

Synonyms

  • (outhouse): See Thesaurus:bathroom

Hypernyms

  • house

Hypernyms

  • house

Translations

References

  • Oxford English Dictionary. "long, adj.1 and n."

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a long communal house e.g. in SE Asia.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)