Moe in Scrabble Dictionary

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

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3 letters words from 'moe'

EMO 5MOE 5

2 letters words from 'moe'

EM 4ME 4
MO 4OE 2
OM 4 

All 3 letters words made out of moe

moe ome meo emo oem eom

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Definitions and meaning of moe

moe

Etymology 1

From Japanese 萌え (moe, budding, sprouting), imperfective or continuative form of 萌える (moeru, to burst into bud, to sprout), from a kun reading of the Han character (bud, sprout).

Alternative forms

  • moé

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /məʊ.eɪ/

Noun

moe (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Strong interest in, and especially fetishistic attraction towards, fictional characters in anime, manga, video games, and/or similar media.
Derived terms
  • figure moe zoku
  • moe anthropomorphism
Related terms
  • moekko
  • moe sangyo
  • moetan

See also

  • Moe (slang) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Etymology 2

Variant forms.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /məʊ/

Adverb

moe

  1. Obsolete form of mo.
  2. Obsolete form of more.
    • (Can we date this quote by George Gascoigne and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      The crafty courtiers with their guileful looks,
      Must needs put some experience in my maw:
      Yet cannot these with many mast'ries moe
      Make me shoot straight at any gainful prick []

Noun

moe

  1. Obsolete form of mow (wry face, grimace).
  2. Obsolete form of moa.

Verb

moe

  1. Obsolete form of moo.
  2. Obsolete form of mow (to make faces).

Anagrams

  • 'ome, -ome, EOM, Emo, Meo, OEM, OME, emo

Cypriot Arabic

Noun

moe (plural moyát)

  1. water

References

  • Alexander Borg. A Comparative Glossary of Cypriot Maronite Arabic (Arabic-English). Brill 2004

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mu/
  • Hyphenation: moe
  • Rhymes: -u

Etymology 1

From moede with loss of -d-, from Middle Dutch moede (tired, loath), from Old Dutch muothi (tired), from Proto-Germanic *mōþaz. Cognate to German müde and Old English mēþe.

Adjective

moe (comparative moeër or moeier, superlative moest)

  1. tired, weary
    • 1968, Willem Johan van der Molen & Jan Wit, "Evenals een moede hinde" (psalm 42).
    Synonym: vermoeid
Usage notes

This word is usually used predicatively rather than attributively. If an attributive sense is needed, most people use vermoeid. The forms moeie and moeier are often proscribed. The form moede is mostly formal.

Inflection
Alternative forms
  • moede

Etymology 2

Shortening of moeder.

Noun

moe f (plural moeken, diminutive moeke n or moetje n)

  1. (informal, dialectal) mother

Estonian

Noun

moe

  1. genitive singular of mood

Hawaiian

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Fijian moce, Malay pejam, Maori moe).

Verb

moe

  1. to sleep

Japanese

Romanization

moe

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もえ

Lovono

Noun

moe

  1. house

References

  • Alexandre François, The languages of Vanikoro: three lexicons and one grammar

Maori

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Fijian moce, Indonesian pejam, Hawaiian moe).

Verb

moe

  1. to sleep

Old French

Noun

moe f (oblique plural moes, nominative singular moe, nominative plural moes)

  1. mouth

Descendants

  • French: moue

Rapa Nui

Etymology

See here.

Verb

moe

  1. sleep
  2. lie down

Samoan

Verb

moe

  1. sleep

Derived terms

  • potumoe

Sranan Tongo

Etymology

Borrowed from Dutch moeten.

Verb

moe

  1. must
  2. have to
  3. should

Tahitian

Verb

moe

  1. sleep

Usage notes

Archaic; use taʻoto.


Source: wiktionary.org
  • (obsolete) a wry face.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)