Nor in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is nor a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word nor is a Scrabble US word. The word nor is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

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Is nor a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word nor is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

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Valid words made from Nor

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3 letters words from 'nor'

NOR 3 

2 letters words from 'nor'

NO 2ON 2
OR 2 

All 3 letters words made out of nor

nor onr nro rno orn ron

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word nor. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in nor.

Definitions and meaning of nor

nor

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation): enPR: , IPA(key): /nɔː/
  • (US) enPR: nôr, IPA(key): /nɔːɹ/
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(r)
  • Homophone: gnaw (in non-rhotic accents)

Etymology 1

From Middle English nauther, from nother. Cognate with neither.

Conjunction

nor

  1. (literary) And not (introducing a negative statement, without necessarily following one).
    • Nor you nor your house were so much as spoken of before I disbased myself.
    • 1825, Sir Walter Scott, The Talisman
      And, moreover, I had made my vow to preserve my rank unknown till the crusade should be accomplished; nor did I mention it []
    • 1797, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"
      Water, water, every where, / Nor any drop to drink.
  2. A function word introducing each except the first term or series, indicating none of them is true.
  3. Used to introduce a further negative statement.
  4. (Britain, dialect) Than.
Translations
See also
  • neither

Etymology 2

From Etymology 1 (sense 2 above), reinterpreted as not + or or negation + or

Noun

nor (plural nors)

  1. (logic, electronics) Alternative form of NOR

See also

  • and
  • nand
  • or
  • xor

Anagrams

  • NRO, RON, Ron, orn, ron

Aromanian

Noun

nor

  1. Alternative form of norã

Basque

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nor/, [nor], [noɾ]

Noun

nor (indeclinable)

  1. (grammatical term, literally "who", used as a modifier) intransitive without a dative argument

Pronoun

nor

  1. (interrogative) who

Declension


Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈnor]

Noun

nor f

  1. genitive plural of nora

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɔr

Noun

nor (only as singular, with definite article: de nor)

  1. (informal) Jail, prison; imprisonment
    Synonyms: bajes, bak, gevangenis, lik

Norman

Alternative forms

  • nord (continental Normandy, Guernsey, Jersey)

Etymology

From Old French norht, north, nort (north), from Old English norþ (north), from Proto-Germanic *nurþrą (north), from Proto-Indo-European *ner- (lower, bottom; to sink, shrivel).

Noun

nor m (uncountable)

  1. (Sark) north

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nɔr/

Noun

nor f

  1. genitive plural of nora

Romanian

Alternative forms

  • nour (regional, Moldova)
  • noor (regional, Oltenia),
  • nuor, nuvăr (regional, Banat)
  • nuar (archaic, obsolete)

Etymology

From older nuar, nuăr, from Latin nūbilum, noun use of the neuter of the adjective nūbilus (cloudy), from Latin nūbēs, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)newdʰ- (to cover). Compare Aromanian nior, Spanish nube, Italian nuvola, Friulian nûl, Portuguese nuvem, Catalan núvol.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [nor]

Noun

nor m (plural nori)

  1. cloud

Declension

Derived terms

  • (a se) înnora
  • noros

Slovene

Etymology

From German Narr.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nɔ́r/

Adjective

nȍr (comparative bȍlj nȍr, superlative nȁjbolj nȍr)

  1. crazy, insane, mad

Inflection

Derived terms

Further reading

  • nor”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Veps

Etymology

Related to Finnish nuora.

Noun

nor

  1. string

Source: wiktionary.org
  • and not.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)