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Yes. The word pone is a Scrabble US word. The word pone is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

P3O1N1E1

Is pone a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word pone is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Pone

You can make 17 words from 'pone' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'pone'

NOPE 6OPEN 6
PEON 6PONE 6

3 letters words from 'pone'

EON 3NEP 5
ONE 3OPE 5
PEN 5 

2 letters words from 'pone'

EN 2NE 2
NO 2OE 2
ON 2OP 4
PE 4PO 4

All 4 letters words made out of pone

pone opne pnoe npoe onpe nope poen open peon epon oepn eopn pneo npeo peno epno nepo enpo onep noep oenp eonp neop enop

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

Definitions and meaning of pone

pone

Etymology 1

From Anglo-Norman pone and its source, Late Latin pone, from Latin pōne, imperative form of pōnere (to place).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpəʊni/
  • (US) enPR: pōʹnē, IPA(key): /ˈpoʊni/
  • Homophone: pony

Noun

pone (plural pones)

  1. (law, historical) A writ in law used by the superior courts to remove cases from inferior courts.
  2. (law, historical) A writ to enforce appearance in court by attaching goods or requiring securities.

Etymology 2

From Powhatan apones, appoans (bread), from Proto-Algonquian *apwa·n (thing which has been baked or roasted), whence also Abenaki abôn (bread).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /pəʊn/
  • Rhymes: -əʊn

Noun

pone (countable and uncountable, plural pones)

  1. (Southern US) A baked or fried cornbread (bread made of cornmeal), often made without milk or eggs.
    • 1967, William Styron, The Confessions of Nat Turner, Vintage 2004, page 11:
      ‘Maybe you could fetch me just a little piece of pone,’ I said, pleading, thinking: Big talk will fetch you nothing but nigger talk might work.
Derived terms
  • corn pone

See also

  • hominy grits

Etymology 3

Perhaps from Latin ponere.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpəʊni/
  • (US) enPR: pōʹnē, IPA(key): /ˈpoʊni/
  • Homophone: pony

Noun

pone (plural pones)

  1. (card games, chiefly US) The last player to bet or play in turn.

Anagrams

  • Nope, nope, open, peno-, peon

Interlingua

Verb

pone

  1. present of poner
  2. imperative of poner

Italian

Pronunciation

  • póne
  • IPA(key): /ˈpone/

Verb

pone

  1. third-person singular indicative present of porre

Anagrams

  • peno, penò

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈpoː.ne/, [ˈpoː.nɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈpo.ne/, [ˈpɔː.nɛ]

Etymology 1

From Proto-Italic *pozni, from Proto-Indo-European *pós-ni, from *pós. Related to post.

Preposition

pōne (+ accusative)

  1. behind; in the rear of

Adverb

pōne (not comparable)

  1. after, back, behind, in the rear

Etymology 2

Verb

pōne

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of pōnō

References

  • pone in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pone in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pone in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill

Old French

Noun

pone m (oblique plural pones, nominative singular pones, nominative plural pone)

  1. pone (type of writ)

Descendants

  • English: pone

Spanish

Verb

pone

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of poner.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of poner.

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