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Is nieve a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word nieve is a Scrabble US word. The word nieve is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Is nieve a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word nieve is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

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Valid words made from Nieve

You can make 22 words from 'nieve' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

5 letters words from 'nieve'

NEIVE 8NIEVE 8

4 letters words from 'nieve'

EEVN 7EINE 4
EVEN 7NEVE 7
NEVI 7VEIN 7
VINE 7 

3 letters words from 'nieve'

EEN 3ENE 3
EVE 6NEE 3
NIE 3VEE 6
VIE 6VIN 6

2 letters words from 'nieve'

EE 2EN 2
IN 2NE 2

All 5 letters words made out of nieve

nieve ineve neive enive ienve einve nivee invee nviee vniee ivnee vinee nevie envie nveie vneie evnie venie ievne eivne ivene viene evine veine nieev ineev neiev eniev ienev einev nieev ineev neiev eniev ienev einev neeiv eneiv neeiv eneiv eeniv eeniv ieenv eienv ieenv eienv eeinv eeinv nivee invee nviee vniee ivnee vinee nieve ineve neive enive ienve einve nveie vneie nevie envie venie evnie ivene viene ievne eivne veine evine nevei envei nveei vneei evnei venei neevi enevi neevi enevi eenvi eenvi nveei vneei nevei envei venei evnei eveni veeni eevni eevni veeni eveni ieven eiven iveen vieen evien veien ieevn eievn ieevn eievn eeivn eeivn iveen vieen ieven eiven veien evien evein veein eevin eevin veein evein

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

Definitions and meaning of nieve

nieve

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /niːv/

Noun

nieve (plural nieves)

  1. variant form of nief

Anagrams

  • envie

Asturian

Alternative forms

  • ñeve

Etymology

From Latin nix, nivem.

Noun

nieve f (plural nieves)

  1. snow

Related terms

  • nevar

Ladino

Noun

nieve f (Latin spelling)

  1. Alternative form of inyeve

Scots

Etymology

Borrowed from Old Norse hnefi, nefi, of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [niːv], [nɛv]
  • (Mid Northern Scots) IPA(key): [nɪv]

Noun

nieve (plural nieves)

  1. fist
  2. handful, fistful

Derived terms

Related terms

  • nievel (a sharp blow with the fist; to punch, pummel, batter; to grip, squeeze or pinch with the fingers)

Verb

nieve (third-person singular present nieves, present participle nievin, past nievit, past participle nievit)

  1. to open and close the hand spasmodically
  2. (of fish) to catch in the hand

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈnjebe/, [ˈnje.β̞e]

Etymology 1

From Latin nix, nivem, from Proto-Italic *sniks, from Proto-Indo-European *snígʷʰs. Compare Italian neve, Portuguese neve, Walloon nive.

Noun

nieve f (plural nieves)

  1. snow
  2. (Mexico) ice cream
Derived terms
Related terms

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb

nieve

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of nevar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of nevar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of nevar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of nevar.

Further reading

  • “nieve” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (archaic) the fist.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)