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Is pepo a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word pepo is a Scrabble US word. The word pepo is worth 8 points in Scrabble:

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Is pepo a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word pepo is a Scrabble UK word and has 8 points:

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You can make 11 words from 'pepo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'pepo'

PEPO 8POEP 8
POPE 8 

3 letters words from 'pepo'

OPE 5PEP 7
POP 7 

2 letters words from 'pepo'

OE 2OP 4
PE 4PO 4

All 4 letters words made out of pepo

pepo eppo ppeo ppeo eppo pepo peop epop poep opep eopp oepp ppoe ppoe pope oppe pope oppe epop peop eopp oepp poep opep

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

Definitions and meaning of pepo

pepo

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin pepō, from Ancient Greek πέπων (pépōn, large melon), from πέπων (pépōn, ripe), from πέπτω (péptō, ripen). Compare pumpkin.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpiː.pəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpi.poʊ/
  • Hyphenation: pe‧po

Noun

pepo (plural pepos)

  1. A fruit of plants of the gourd family Cucurbitaceae, possessing a hard rind and producing many seeds in a single, central, pulpy chamber.
  2. A plant producing such a fruit.
    • 1945, George Francis Carter, Plant Geography and Culture History in the American Southwest, Issue 5, page 25
      The Papago claim that their ancient pepo would produce a mature, sweet melon if the ground were wet only once, while the "new" melons would not.

Synonyms

  • (fruit): gourd, melon, pumpkin, squash, cucumber
  • (plant): cucurbit

Translations

Anagrams

  • EPPO, Pope, peop., pope

Esperanto

Noun

pepo (accusative singular pepon, plural pepoj, accusative plural pepojn)

  1. a chirp, peep, twitter
  2. (Internet) a tweet

Related terms

  • pepi (to chirp)

Guaraní

Noun

pepo

  1. wing

Italian

Verb

pepo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pepare

Kaingang

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /pɪˈpo/

Noun

pepo

  1. toad

Latin

Etymology

From Ancient Greek πέπων (pépōn, ripe), from πέπτω (péptō, ripen).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈpe.poː/, [ˈpɛ.poː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈpe.po/, [ˈpɛː.pɔ]

Noun

pepō m (genitive peponis); third declension

  1. pumpkin, large melon

Declension

Third-declension noun.

Descendants

References

  • pepo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pepo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Swahili

Etymology

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Noun

pepo (n class, plural pepo)

  1. spirit, demon
  2. Paradise (abode of God)

Noun

pepo

  1. plural of upepo

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a fruit having a fleshy interior and a hard rind.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)