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Is neon a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word neon is a Scrabble US word. The word neon is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

N1E1O1N1

Is neon a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word neon is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

N1E1O1N1

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Valid words made from Neon

You can make 11 words from 'neon' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'neon'

NEON 4NONE 4

3 letters words from 'neon'

EON 3NON 3
ONE 3 

2 letters words from 'neon'

EN 2NE 2
NO 2OE 2
ON 2 

All 4 letters words made out of neon

neon enon noen onen eonn oenn neno enno nneo nneo enno neno none onne nnoe nnoe onne none eonn oenn enon neon onen noen

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

Definitions and meaning of neon

neon

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new), from earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation

  • enPR: nē'ŏn, IPA(key): /ˈni.ɒn/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

Noun

neon (countable and uncountable, plural neons)

  1. (uncountable) The chemical element (symbol Ne) with an atomic number of 10. The second of the noble gases, it is a colourless, odorless inert gas.
  2. (countable) A form or sample of the element.
  3. (countable, uncountable) Neon signs or lights, collectively.
    • 2009, Jason Syner, How to Install Automotive Mobile Electronic Systems (page 27)
      Neons and LED lighting can be controlled by remotes.
  4. (countable) A neon tetra fish.

Derived terms

Translations

Adjective

neon (not comparable)

  1. (of a color) That resembles a neon light; extremely bright; fluorescent

Translations

References

  • Neon on the British Royal Society of Chemistry's online periodic table

Anagrams

  • none

Afrikaans

Noun

neon (uncountable)

  1. neon

Basque

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /neon/, [ne̞.õ̞n]

Noun

neon inan

  1. neon

Declension

Noun

neon inan

  1. neon sign

Declension

Further reading

  • “neon” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Czech

Alternative forms

  • neón

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛon]
  • Hyphenation: neon

Noun

neon m inan

  1. neon

Declension


Danish

Noun

neon

  1. neon

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English neon.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈneː.ɔn/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on
  • Rhymes: -eːɔn

Noun

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon

Derived terms

  • neongas
  • neonlamp
  • neonlicht
  • neonreclame

Anagrams

  • none

Faroese

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈneːɔn/

Noun

neon n (genitive singular neons, uncountable)

  1. neon

Declension


Finnish

Noun

neon

  1. neon

Declension

Anagrams

  • enon, noen

Galician

Noun

neon m (uncountable)

  1. neon

Further reading

  • “neon” in Dicionario da Real Academia Galega, Royal Galician Academy.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛon]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun

neon (usually uncountable, plural neonok)

  1. neon (chemical element)

Declension

Derived terms

Further reading

  • neon in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Icelandic

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new), from earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Noun

neon n (genitive singular neons, no plural)

  1. neon

Declension

Derived terms

  • neonljós

Further reading

  • neon in Icelandic dictionaries at ISLEX

Italian

Alternative forms

  • (obsolete) neo

Etymology

From New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter form of νέος (néos, new).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛ.on/
  • Hyphenation: nè‧on

Noun

neon m (invariable)

  1. (chemistry) neon

Derived terms

  • lampada al neon

Anagrams

  • enno, none, onne

Japanese

Romanization

neon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ネオン

Latin

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter form of νέος (néos, new).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈne.on/, [ˈneɔn]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈne.on/, [ˈnɛːɔn]

Noun

neon n (genitive neī); second declension

  1. (New Latin) neon

Declension

Second-declension noun (neuter, Greek-type).


Limburgish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈneː˦jɔ˧n]

Noun

neon n

  1. (uncountable) neon
  2. A part of neon

Inflection

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Malay

Alternative forms

  • نيون

Etymology

From English neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /neɔn/
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

Noun

neon (Jawi spelling نيون)

  1. neon (chemical element)

Maltese

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation

Noun

neon m

  1. (chemistry) neon

Northern Sami

Pronunciation

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈneːon/

Etymology

Borrowed from Norwegian neon.

Noun

nēon

  1. neon

Inflection

Further reading

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon)

Noun

neon n (definite singular neonet, uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element with the symbol Ne)

Derived terms

  • neonlys

References

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

Anagrams

  • -onen, noen, none, onne

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon)

Noun

neon n (definite singular neonet, uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element with the symbol Ne)

Derived terms

  • neonlys

References

  • “neon” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Occitan

Pronunciation

Noun

neon m (uncountable)

  1. neon

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛ.ɔn/

Noun

neon m inan

  1. neon
  2. neon sign, as used on buildings for advertising shops

Declension

Noun

neon m anim

  1. tetra, some fish of genus Paracheirodon

Declension

Further reading

  • neon in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Noun

neon m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of néon

Romanian

Etymology

From French néon, from English neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new), from earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /neˈon/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

Noun

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element)

Declension

References

  • neon in DEX online - Dicționare ale limbii române (Dictionaries of the Romanian language)

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ně̞o̞ːn/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

Noun

nèōn m (Cyrillic spelling нѐо̄н)

  1. neon

Declension

References

  • “neon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /néːɔn/

Noun

nẹ̑on m inan

  1. neon

Inflection

Further reading

  • neon”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nɛˈoːn/

Noun

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon

Declension


Turkish

Etymology

Borrowed from French néon.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [nɛon]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

Noun

neon (definite accusative neonu, plural neonlar)

  1. neon (chemical element)

Declension


Venetian

Noun

neon m (invariable)

  1. neon

Vietnamese

Alternative forms

  • nê-ông

Etymology

From French néon, from New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon).

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ne˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [nej˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [nej˧˧ ʔəwŋ͡m˧˧]
  • Phonetic: nê ông

Noun

neon

  1. neon (element)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a gaseous element.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)