Nine in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is nine a Scrabble word?

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

N1I1N1E1

Is nine a Scrabble UK word?

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

N1I1N1E1

Is nine a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word nine is a Words With Friends word. The word nine is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

N2I1N2E1

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Valid words made from Nine

You can make 6 words from 'nine' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'nine'

NINE 4 

3 letters words from 'nine'

INN 3NIE 3

2 letters words from 'nine'

EN 2IN 2
NE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of nine

nine inne nnie nnie inne nine nien inen nein enin ienn einn nnei nnei neni enni neni enni inen nien ienn einn nein enin

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

Definitions and meaning of nine

nine

Etymology

From Middle English nyne, nine, from Old English nigon, from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation, General American) enPR: nīn, IPA(key): /naɪn/, [naɪ̯n]
  • Rhymes: -aɪn

Numeral

nine

  1. A numerical value equal to 9; the number following eight and preceding ten.
  2. Describing a group or set with nine elements.
    A cat has nine lives.

Derived terms

  • Nine Elms

Related terms

  • ninth
  • ninther

Translations

See also

  • Table of cardinal numbers 0 to 9 in various languages

Noun

nine (plural nines)

  1. The digit or figure 9.
  2. (card games) A playing card with nine pips.
  3. (weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
  4. (computing, engineering, usually in the plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
    They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines.
  5. (baseball) A baseball club, team, or lineup (composed of nine players).
    • 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:
      The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.

Synonyms

  • Roman numerals: IX

Coordinate terms

  • Previous: eight (8)
  • Next: ten (10)

Derived terms

Translations

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References

Anagrams

  • inne

Alemannic German

Alternative forms

  • nin, nüün

Etymology

From Middle High German niun, from Old High German niun, from Proto-Germanic *newun. Cognate with German neun, Dutch negen, English nine, Icelandic níu.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈninə/

Numeral

nine

  1. (Alsatian) nine

Middle English

Numeral

nine

  1. Alternative form of nyne

Mongghul

Adjective

nine

  1. female

See also

  • yiri (woman, wife)

Scots

Alternative forms

  • neen

Etymology

From Middle English nyne, from Old English niġon, in turn from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nəin/, /nin/

Numeral

nine

  1. nine

References

  • Andy Eagle, ed., (2016) The Online Scots Dictionary, Scots Online.

Swazi

Etymology

From Proto-Nguni *niná.

Pronoun

niné

  1. you, you all; second-person plural absolute pronoun.

Turkish

Noun

nine (definite accusative nineyi, plural nineler)

  1. grandmother

See also

  • büyükanne, anneanne, babaanne

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the cardinal number above eight.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)