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Is rice a Scrabble word?
Yes. The word rice is a Scrabble US word. The word rice is worth 6 points in Scrabble:
Is rice a Scrabble UK word?
Yes. The word rice is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:
Is rice a Words With Friends word?
Yes. The word rice is a Words With Friends word. The word rice is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):
|CIRE 6||ERIC 6|
|ICER 6||RICE 6|
|ICE 5||IRE 3|
|REC 5||REI 3|
|ER 2||RE 2|
rice irce rcie crie icre cire riec irec reic eric ierc eirc rcei crei reci erci ceri ecri icer cier iecr eicr ceir ecir
Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word rice. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in rice.
From Middle English rys, from Old French ris, from Old Italian riso, risi, from Byzantine Greek ὄρυζα (óruza), from an Eastern Iranian language related to Middle Persian blnj (*brinǰ). Theorized to come to Iranian languages from Sanskrit व्रीहि (vrīhi).
Prior to Sanskrit, it is speculated to be either a borrowing from a Dravidian language (compare Proto-Dravidian *wariñci (“rice”)), or from Austroasiatic languages further east.
rice (countable and uncountable, plural rices)
rice (third-person singular simple present rices, present participle ricing, simple past and past participle riced)
From Middle English ris, rys, from Old English hrīs (“branch; twig”), from Proto-Germanic *hrīsą (“bush; twig”), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kreys- (“to turn; bend; wind; move; shake”). Cognate with Scots reise, rice (“twigs; brushwood”), West Frisian riis, rys, Dutch rijs (“little branch; twig; osier; whip”), German Low German Ries, German Reis (“twig; sprig; shoot”), Swedish ris (“twigs; brush; rod”), Icelandic hrís.
rice (plural rices)
From Proto-Germanic *rīkiją, from Proto-Celtic *rīgiom (“kingdom”), derived from *rīxs (“king”). Cognate with Old Frisian rīke, Old Saxon rīki, Old Dutch rīki, Old High German rīhhi, Old Norse ríki, Gothic 𐍂𐌴𐌹𐌺𐌹 (reiki). The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin rēx.
From Proto-West Germanic *rīkī, from Proto-Germanic *rīkijaz, from *rīkiją.
Related to Old Frisian rīke (West Frisian ryk), Old Saxon rīki (Low German riek), Old Dutch rīki (Dutch rijk), Old High German rīhhi (German reich), Old Norse ríkr (Swedish rik), Gothic 𐍂𐌴𐌹𐌺𐌴𐌹𐍃 (reikeis).
rice m (oblique and nominative feminine singular rice)