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Is nish a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word nish is a Scrabble US word. The word nish is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

N1I1S1H4

Is nish a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word nish is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

N1I1S1H4

Is nish a Words With Friends word?

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Valid words made from Nish

You can make 16 words from 'nish' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'nish'

HINS 7HISN 7
NISH 7SHIN 7
SINH 7 

3 letters words from 'nish'

HIN 6HIS 6
INS 3ISH 6
NIS 3SIN 3

2 letters words from 'nish'

HI 5IN 2
IS 2SH 5
SI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of nish

nish insh nsih snih isnh sinh nihs inhs nhis hnis ihns hins nshi snhi nhsi hnsi shni hsni ishn sihn ihsn hisn shin hsin

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

Definitions and meaning of nish

nish

Etymology

From German nichts (nothing), possibly via Yiddish נישט(nisht, no, not). Originally Polari slang.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɪʃ

Pronoun

nish

  1. (Britain, slang) nothing.
    • 2017, Dreda Say Mitchell, Blood Mother: Flesh and Blood Trilogy Book Two, Hachette UK (→ISBN)
      I've got nish to say to you. You can save your breath.

Anagrams

  • Shin, hins, his'n, hisn, shin, sinh

Manx

Etymology

From Old Irish indossa (cognate with Irish anois, Scottish Gaelic a-nis).

Adverb

nish

  1. now

Further reading

  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “indossa”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (colloquial) nothing.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)