Pea in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is pea a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word pea is a Scrabble US word. The word pea is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word pea is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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3 letters words from 'pea'

APE 5PEA 5

2 letters words from 'pea'

AE 2EA 2
PA 4PE 4

All 3 letters words made out of pea

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Definitions and meaning of pea

pea

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /piː/
  • Rhymes: -iː
  • Homophones: P, pee

Etymology 1

Back-formation from pease, an original singular reinterpreted as a plural. Further from Middle English pese (a pea), from Old English pisa, from Latin pisa, pisum, from Ancient Greek πίσον (píson).

Noun

pea (plural peas)

  1. (botany) A plant, Pisum sativum, member of the legume (Fabaceae) family.
  2. (cooking) The edible seed of some of these plants.
  3. (baseball) A ball travelling at high velocity.
  4. (US, Indiana, gambling) Any of the small numbered balls used in a pea shake game.
  5. (Jamaican) Any of several varieties of bean.
    peas and rice
Usage notes

See usage notes at bean regarding the differences in terminology.

Derived terms
Descendants
  • Abenaki: piz (a pea)
  • Mohegan-Pequot: pish (a pea)
  • Yurok: pi·š, peeesh (a pea)
Translations

Etymology 2

From Middle English pe, po, poue, pa, paue, from Old English pēa, pāwa (peacock) (compare Old English pāwe (peahen)) and Old Norse pái (peacock), both from Proto-Germanic *pāwô (peacock), from Latin pāvō (peacock). Cognate with Saterland Frisian Pau, West Frisian pau, Dutch pauw, German Pfau. Doublet of Pavo.

Noun

pea (plural peas)

  1. (rare, archaic) a peafowl
Derived terms

Etymology 3

Noun

pea (plural peas)

  1. (nautical) Alternative form of peak

Further reading

  • pea on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Anagrams

  • EAP, EPA, PAE, Pae, ape

Basque

Noun

pea

  1. absolutive singular of pe

Estonian

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *pää, from Proto-Uralic *päŋe. Cognate with Finnish pää and Hungarian fej.

Noun

pea (genitive pea, partitive pead)

  1. head

Declension

Adverb

pea

  1. almost
  2. soon, immediately, quickly (in modern use almost always together with some other word or affix, such as kohe, õige, nii, -gi)

Japanese

Romanization

pea

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ペア

Maori

Etymology

From English bear.

Noun

pea

  1. bear

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpea/

Etymology 1

From peer.

Noun

pea f (plural peas)

  1. (colloquial) drunkenness
Synonyms
  • See Thesaurus:borrachera.

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

pea

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of peer.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of peer.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of peer.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of peer.

Further reading

  • “pea” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swahili

Verb

-pea (infinitive kupea)

  1. Applicative form of -pa: to give to

Conjugation


Walloon

Etymology

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Noun

pea ? (plural peas)

  1. (anatomy) skin

Source: wiktionary.org
  • the edible seed of an annual herb.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)