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Is oes a Scrabble word?

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

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Is oes a Scrabble UK word?

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

O1E1S1

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Yes. The word oes is a Words With Friends word. The word oes is worth 3 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Oes

You can make 7 words from 'oes' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'oes'

OES 3OSE 3

2 letters words from 'oes'

ES 2OE 2
OS 2SO 2

All 3 letters words made out of oes

oes eos ose soe eso seo

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Definitions and meaning of oes

oes

Noun

oes

  1. (rare) plural of o, the name of the letter O.
    • 1842, Alfred Tennyson, The Epic
      Mouthing out his hollow oes and aes, / Deep-chested music.
    • 1625, Francis Bacon, Of Masques and Triumphs
      The Colours, that shew best by Candlelight, are; White, Carnation, and a Kinde of Sea-Water-Greene; And Oes, or Spangs, as they are of no great Cost, so they are of most Glory.

Anagrams

  • -ose, E&Os, Eos, OSE, SEO, SOE, Seo, Soe, soe

Afrikaans

Etymology

From Southern Dutch oest (Flemish and Zeelandic form of oogst), from Middle Dutch oest, from Old French aoust, from Latin augustus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /us/

Noun

oes (plural oeste)

  1. harvest

Galician

Verb

oes

  1. second-person singular present indicative of oír

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈoes/, [ˈo.es]

Noun

oes

  1. plural of o

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /oːɨ̯s/
  • (South Wales, standard, colloquial) IPA(key): /ɔi̯s/
    • (South Wales, colloquial) IPA(key): /oːs/, /weːs/

Etymology 1

Cognate with English "if is", German "ob ist". Probably Celtic "op is" with the p disapearing giving "o is".

Verb

oes

  1. (in a question) is there; are there.
  2. (in answer to a question beginning with oes) yes.

Etymology 2

From Old Welsh ois, from Proto-Brythonic *oɨs, from Proto-Celtic *aissom, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ey- (life, age). Ultimately cognate with Welsh oed, Latin aevus.

Noun

oes f (plural oesoedd)

  1. age, period
Derived terms
  • ers oes oesoedd (from the beginning of time)
  • goroesi (to survive, outlast)
  • yr Oesoedd Canol (the Middle Ages)
  • yn oes oesoedd (for ever and ever)

Mutation

References

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “oes”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies
  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) , “*ay-sso-, *ay-to-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 51

Source: wiktionary.org
  • OE, (Scots) a grandchild.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)