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Is ludo a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word ludo is a Scrabble US word. The word ludo is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Is ludo a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word ludo is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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Valid words made from Ludo

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4 letters words from 'ludo'

LOUD 5LUDO 5
OULD 5 

3 letters words from 'ludo'

DOL 4DUO 4
LOD 4LOU 3
LUD 4OLD 4
OUD 4UDO 4

2 letters words from 'ludo'

DO 3LO 2
OD 3OU 2

All 4 letters words made out of ludo

ludo uldo lduo dluo udlo dulo luod ulod loud olud uold ould ldou dlou lodu oldu dolu odlu udol duol uodl oudl doul odul

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

Definitions and meaning of ludo

ludo

Noun

ludo (plural ludos)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Ludo

Anagrams

  • Loud, loud, ould

Esperanto

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin lūdus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈludo]
  • Audio:
  • Rhymes: -udo
  • Hyphenation: lu‧do

Noun

ludo (accusative singular ludon, plural ludoj, accusative plural ludojn)

  1. game

Derived terms


Ido

Etymology

From ludar (to play) +‎ -o.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈludo/
  • Hyphenation: lu‧do

Noun

ludo (plural ludi)

  1. playing, game
  2. gambling
    Synonym: ludrisko

Italian

Etymology

From Latin lūdus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlu.do/
  • Rhymes: -udo
  • Hyphenation: lù‧do

Noun

ludo m (plural ludi)

  1. game, sport
  2. pastime

Anagrams

  • duol

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈluː.doː/, [ˈɫ̪uːd̪oː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈlu.do/, [ˈluːd̪ɔ]

Etymology 1

Along with lūdus (game), it is either from Proto-Italic *loidō, from Proto-Indo-European *leyd- (to play) or from Etruscan.

Verb

lūdō (present infinitive lūdere, perfect active lūsī, supine lūsum); third conjugation

  1. I play (a game or sport).
    Synonym: iocō
  2. I frolic, behave playfully.
  3. I practice, amuse myself with.
  4. I sport, play amorously.
  5. I mock, mimic.
  6. I tease, ridicule.
  7. I deceive, trick.
Conjugation
Derived terms
Descendants
  • English: Ludo, ludicrous
  • Esperanto: ludi
  • Spanish: luir, ludir
  • French: ludique

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun

lūdō m

  1. dative/ablative singular of lūdus

References

  • ludo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ludo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ludo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.

Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lûːdo/
  • Hyphenation: lu‧do

Adverb

lȗdo (Cyrillic spelling лу̑до)

  1. crazily, insanely

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈludo/, [ˈlu.ð̞o]

Noun

ludo m (uncountable)

  1. (South America) Ludo
    Synonym: parchís

Verb

ludo

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

Further reading

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

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a simple board game played with dice and counters in which the aim is to be the first to reach a destination.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)