Petrel in Scrabble Dictionary

What does petrel mean? Is petrel a Scrabble word?

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Is petrel a Scrabble word?

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

P3E1T1R1E1L1

Is petrel a Scrabble UK word?

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

P3E1T1R1E1L1

Is petrel a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word petrel is a Words With Friends word. The word petrel is worth 10 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

P4E1T1R1E1L2

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Definitions and meaning of petrel

petrel

Etymology

Perhaps a diminutive of Peter, with reference to St. Peter's walking on the water (Matthew 14:29).

Pronunciation

  • enPR: pĕt'rəl, IPA(key): /ˈpɛtɹəl/
  • Homophone: petrol

Noun

petrel (plural petrels)

  1. Any of various species of black, grey, or white seabirds in the order Procellariiformes.

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References

  • petrel on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Procellariiformes on Wikispecies.Wikispecies
  • Procellariiformes on Wikimedia Commons.Wikimedia Commons

Anagrams

  • pelter

Spanish

Etymology

From English petrel or French pétrel.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /peˈtɾel/

Noun

petrel m (plural petreles)

  1. petrel

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a kind of seabird.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)