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Is loy a Scrabble word?

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

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Is loy a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word loy is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Is loy a Words With Friends word?

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Valid words made from Loy

You can make 4 words from 'loy' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'loy'

LOY 6 

2 letters words from 'loy'

LO 2OY 5
YO 5 

All 3 letters words made out of loy

loy oly lyo ylo oyl yol

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Definitions and meaning of loy

loy

Etymology

From Irish laighe.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /lɔɪ/

Noun

loy (plural loys)

  1. (Ireland) A type of spade used in Ireland.
    • 2002, Joseph O'Conner, Star of the Sea, Vintage 2003, page 28:
      They were wielding the tools of their livelihood, but as weapons – scythes, hoes, loys, billhooks.

Anagrams

  • 'oly, -oyl, lyo-, oyl

Kholosi

Etymology

Perhaps from Sanskrit लोमन् (loman), रोमन् (roman, hair).

Noun

loy ?

  1. (anatomy) hair

References

  • Eric Anonby; Hassan Mohebi Bahmani (2014), “Shipwrecked and Landlocked: Kholosi, an Indo-Aryan Language in South-west Iran”, in Cahier de Studia Iranica xx[1], pages 13-36

Middle French

Etymology

From Old French loi, from Latin lex, legem.

Noun

loy f (plural loix)

  1. law

Descendants

  • French: loi

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a long, narrow spade with a footrest on one side of the handle.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)