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Is lyard a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lyard is a Scrabble US word. The word lyard is worth 9 points in Scrabble:

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Is lyard a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lyard is a Scrabble UK word and has 9 points:

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You can make 31 words from 'lyard' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'lyard'

LARDY 9LYARD 9

4 letters words from 'lyard'

ADRY 8ARYL 7
DRAY 8LADY 8
LARD 5LYRA 7
RYAL 7YALD 8
YARD 8 

3 letters words from 'lyard'

ARD 4ARY 6
DAL 4DAY 7
DRY 7LAD 4
LAR 3LAY 6
RAD 4RAY 6
RYA 6YAD 7
YAR 6 

2 letters words from 'lyard'

AD 3AL 2
AR 2AY 5
DA 3LA 2
YA 5 

All 5 letters words made out of lyard

lyard ylard layrd alyrd yalrd aylrd lyrad ylrad lryad rlyad yrlad rylad laryd alryd lrayd rlayd arlyd ralyd yarld ayrld yrald ryald aryld rayld lyadr yladr laydr alydr yaldr ayldr lydar yldar ldyar dlyar ydlar dylar ladyr aldyr ldayr dlayr adlyr dalyr yadlr aydlr ydalr dyalr adylr daylr lyrda ylrda lryda rlyda yrlda rylda lydra yldra ldyra dlyra ydlra dylra lrdya rldya ldrya dlrya rdlya drlya yrdla rydla ydrla dyrla rdyla dryla lardy alrdy lrady rlady arldy raldy ladry aldry ldary dlary adlry dalry lrday rlday ldray dlray rdlay drlay ardly radly adrly darly rdaly draly yardl ayrdl yradl ryadl arydl raydl yadrl aydrl ydarl dyarl adyrl dayrl yrdal rydal ydral dyral rdyal dryal ardyl radyl adryl daryl rdayl drayl

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

Definitions and meaning of lyard

lyard

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • lyart

Etymology

From Old French liart or Latin liardus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈliː.ard/, /ˈliː.art/

Adjective

lyard

  1. (of a horse) having dappled white and grey spots
    • late 1300s, Geoffrey Chaucer, The Friar's Tale:
      Þat was wel twiȝt, myn owene lyard boy. / I pray God save þee, and Seinte Loy!

Noun

lyard

  1. a horse which is dappled and spotted in the aforementioned way
    • c. 1264, unknown author, Richard of Almaigne, quoted in 1856, Thomas Percy (editor), Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, page 172:
      Be the luef, be the loht, sue Edward, / Thou shalt ride sporeless o thy lyard,
    • c. 1370-1390, William Langdon, The Vision of Piers Plowman, 1882, Thomas Wright (editor), The Vision and the Creed of Piers Ploughman, Volume 2, page 352:
      Ac so soone so the Samaritan / Hadde sighte of this leode, / He lighte a-down of lyard,

See also

  • bayard

Anagrams

  • Daryl
  • lardy

Scots

Adjective

lyard

  1. Alternative spelling of lyart
    • 1778, in The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature (edited by Tobias George Smollett):
      In har'st at the shearing, nae swankies are jeering,
      Our bansters are wrinkled and lyard and grey:
      At a fair or a preaching, nae wooing nae fleetching, []

Source: wiktionary.org
  • grey, dapple-grey.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)