Nur in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is nur a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word nur is a Scrabble US word. The word nur is worth 3 points in Scrabble:

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Is nur a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word nur is a Scrabble UK word and has 3 points:

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3 letters words from 'nur'

NUR 3RUN 3
URN 3 

2 letters words from 'nur'

NU 2UN 2
UR 2 

All 3 letters words made out of nur

nur unr nru rnu urn run

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

Definitions and meaning of nur

nur

Noun

nur (plural nurs)

  1. A hard knot in wood; a knur or knurl.
  2. (obsolete) A hard knob of wood used in playing hockey.
    • W. Howitt
      I think I'm as hard as a nur, and as tough as whitleather.

Anagrams

  • URN, run, urn

Albanian

Etymology

From Turkish nur, from Arabic نور(light).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [nuɾ]

Noun

nur m (indefinite plural nure, definite singular nuri, definite plural nuret)

  1. facial expression, face, appearance
  2. dazzling beauty
  3. outward appearance (of a person)

Derived terms

  • nurbardhë
  • nurmadh
  • nursëz
  • nurshëm
  • nurzi

References


Esperanto

Etymology

From German nur.

Pronunciation

Adverb

nur

  1. only, just
    • 1888, L. L. Zamenhof, Dua Libro de l' Lingvo Internacia, Project Gutenberg transcription
      Se mi nur estus sana, mi estus tute kontenta.
      If only I would be healthy, I would be fully content.

German

Etymology

From late Middle High German nuor, contracted from older niwer, newære, from Old High German niwāri, ni wāri (“were it not”). Cognate with Yiddish נאָר(nor), Dutch maar, Old English nǣre.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nuːɐ̯/
  • Rhymes: -uːɐ̯

Adverb

nur

  1. only, just, merely, simply
    Synonyms: bloß, allein
    Nur reife Kirschen dürfen auf den Kuchen.
    Only ripe cherries may go on the cake.
    Du musst nur die Werte eingeben und den Rest macht der Computer.
    You just have to enter the values and the computer will do the rest.
  2. ever; at all
    Synonyms: immer, überhaupt
    Ich helfe dir, wo ich nur kann.
    I’ll help you wherever I can.
  3. however, though
    Synonyms: allerdings, jedoch
    Wir könnten es versuchen. Nur wären die Risiken sehr hoch.
    We could try. The risks would be very high, however.

Derived terms

  • nur zu
  • nur nicht

Conjunction

nur

  1. (chiefly colloquial) but
    Ich wär auf jeden Fall dabei, nur ich hab echt keine Zeit.
    I’d definitely come along, but I really don’t have the time.

Synonyms

  • aber

Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from Esperanto nurGerman nur.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nur/

Adverb

nur

  1. only, merely

Derived terms

  • nura

Malay

Etymology

From Arabic نُور(nūr).

Noun

nur (plural nur-nur, informal 1st possessive nurku, impolite 2nd possessive nurmu, 3rd possessive nurnya)

  1. light

Novial

Etymology

From Esperanto nur, from German nur.

Adverb

nur

  1. only, just

Nzadi

Noun

núr (plural núr)

  1. body

Further reading

  • Crane, Thera; Larry Hyman; Simon Nsielanga Tukumu (2011) A grammar of Nzadi [B.865]: a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, →ISBN

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nur/

Noun

nur m anim

  1. loon (bird of order Gaviiformes)
  2. dive, plunge (a jump into water)

Declension

Related terms

  • (verbs) nurzać, nurkować
  • (nouns) nur, nurek, nurkowanie, nurnik, nurzanie, nurzaniec, nurzec, nurzyk

Further reading

  • nur in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • nur in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Scottish Gaelic

Preposition

nur

  1. in your (plural and formal singular)

Usage notes

  • Adds n- to the following word if it begins with a vowel.

See also

  • na
  • nad
  • nam
  • nan
  • nar

Turkish

Etymology

From Arabic نُور(nūr).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nuɾ/

Noun

nur (definite accusative nuru, plural nurlar)

  1. (Islam) The Holy Light

Declension


Source: wiktionary.org
  • a knot in wood.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)