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Is lun a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lun is a Scrabble US word. The word lun is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

L1U1N1

Is lun a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lun is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

L1U1N1

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3 letters words from 'lun'

LUN 3 

2 letters words from 'lun'

NU 2UN 2

All 3 letters words made out of lun

lun uln lnu nlu unl nul

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

Definitions and meaning of lun

lun

Noun

lun (plural luns)

  1. (Newfoundland, Britain regional) Alternative form of lown
    • 1958, Michael Harrington, Sea Stories from Newfoundland:
      He had no alternative to the slim chance of safety offered by the ‘lun’ of Cat Harbour, Northern Island.

Anagrams

  • LNU

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlun]

Noun

lun f

  1. genitive plural of luna

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /luːn/, [luːˀn]

Etymology 1

From Old Norse lygn (calm).

Adjective

lun

  1. warm, mild
  2. cosy, snug

Inflection

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

lun

  1. imperative of lune

Gothic

Romanization

lun

  1. Romanization of 𐌻𐌿𐌽

Mandarin

Romanization

lun

  1. Nonstandard spelling of lūn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of lún.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of lǔn.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of lùn.

Usage notes

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

North Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian lond, which derives from Proto-Germanic *landą. Cognates include Mooring North Frisian lönj and West Frisian lân.

Noun

lun n (plural lunen)

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) land

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse logn

Adjective

lun (masculine and feminine lun, neuter lunt, definite singular and plural lune, comparative lunere, indefinite superlative lunest, definite superlative luneste)

  1. cosy, snug, sheltered (house, room, valley etc.)
  2. comfortable, genial, warm (person, room, weather)
  3. good-natured, pleasant, quiet (person)

References

  • “lun” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “lun_2” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse logn

Adjective

lun (masculine and feminine lun, neuter lunt, definite singular and plural lune, comparative lunare, indefinite superlative lunast, definite superlative lunaste)

  1. cosy, snug, sheltered (house, room, valley etc.)
  2. comfortable, genial, warm (person, room, weather)
  3. good-natured, pleasant, quiet (person)

References

  • “lun” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Novial

Determiner

lun

  1. its

Pronoun

lun

  1. its

Related terms

  • lu
  • lusen

Slovene

Noun

lun

  1. genitive dual/plural of luna

Somali

Verb

lun

  1. to lose

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /lɨːn/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /liːn/

Noun

lun m

  1. Soft mutation of llun.

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a lee, a sheltered place.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)