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Is meer a Scrabble word?

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

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Is meer a Scrabble UK word?

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

M3E1E1R1

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4 letters words from 'meer'

MEER 6MERE 6

3 letters words from 'meer'

EME 5ERE 3
ERM 5MEE 5
REE 3REM 5

2 letters words from 'meer'

EE 2EM 4
ER 2ME 4
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of meer

meer emer meer emer eemr eemr mere emre mree rmee erme reme mere emre mree rmee erme reme eerm eerm erem reem erem reem

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

Definitions and meaning of meer

meer

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪə(ɹ)/
  • Homophone: mere

Etymology 1

See mere.

Noun

meer (plural meers)

  1. A boundary.
  2. Obsolete form of mere (a lake).

Etymology 2

Adjective

meer (comparative meerer, superlative meerest)

  1. Obsolete form of mere.
    • 1720, John Enty, Truth and Liberty consistent
      For, is this more contrary to Scripture [] than 'tis to say, that our blessed Saviour is a meer Man []
    • 1742, Isaac Watts, Philosophical Essays on Various Subjects
      And so we may have an ever-growing Idea of infinite Number as well as infinite Space or Emptiness, yet it is a meer Idea, and hath no real Existence without us.

Anagrams

  • -mere, Emer., Mere, REME, erme, mere, reem

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch meer, from Middle Dutch mēre, from Old Dutch meri, from Proto-Germanic *mari, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun

meer (plural mere)

  1. lake

Synonyms

  • pan

Alemannic German

Etymology

From Old High German mēro, from Proto-Germanic *maizô. Compare German mehr, Dutch meer, Saterland Frisian moor, English more, Icelandic meira, Swedish mera, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌶𐌰 (maiza).

Adverb

meer

  1. (Uri) more

References

  • Abegg, Emil, (1911) Die Mundart von Urseren (Beiträge zur Schweizerdeutschen Grammatik. IV.) [The Dialect of Urseren], Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber & Co., page 64.

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /meːr/, [mɪːr]
  • Hyphenation: meer
  • Rhymes: -eːr

Etymology 1

From Middle Dutch mēre, from Old Dutch meri, from Proto-West Germanic *mari, from Proto-Germanic *mari, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun

meer n (plural meren, diminutive meertje n)

  1. lake
  2. (obsolete, literary) sea
    Synonym: zee
Derived terms
  • binnenmeer
  • Haarlemmermeer
  • IJsselmeer
  • Ketelmeer
  • kunstmeer
  • kustmeer
  • Markermeer
  • meerkat
  • meerkoet
  • meerman
  • meermin
  • strandmeer
  • stuwmeer
Descendants
  • Afrikaans: meer

Etymology 2

From Middle Dutch mêre, from Old Dutch *mēro, from Proto-Germanic *maizô.

Determiner

meer

  1. comparative degree of veel; more.
Derived terms
  • meerder
  • meerkamp
  • meertalig
  • meervoud
Related terms
  • meest
Descendants
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: mere
  • Negerhollands: meer
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: maer

Etymology 3

From Middle Dutch mêer, from Old Dutch mēr. This form stood alongside the older Middle Dutch mêe, from Old Dutch *mē, from Proto-Germanic *maiz.

Adverb

meer

  1. anymore, any longer

Hunsrik

Alternative forms

  • mëyer, mier (Wiesemann spelling system)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmeːɐ/

Etymology 1

From Middle High German wir, from Old High German wir, from Proto-West Germanic *wiʀ, from Proto-Germanic *wīz, *wiz, from Proto-Indo-European *wéy-, plural of *éǵh₂.

Compare German wir, Pennsylvania German mer, Yiddish מיר(mir), English we.

Pronoun

meer

  1. we

Inflection

Etymology 2

From Middle High German mir (me), from Old High German mir (me), from Proto-Germanic *miz (me), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me). Cognate with Old English (me).

Pronoun

meer

  1. stressed dative of ich.

Inflection

Further reading

  • Online Hunsrik Dictionary

Latin

Verb

meer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of meō

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From earlier mêe, modified by analogy with the adjective mêre.

Adverb

mêer

  1. Alternative form of mêe

Further reading

  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929) , “meer (IX)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page IX

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to mark off.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)