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Is roan a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word roan is a Scrabble US word. The word roan is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

R1O1A1N1

Is roan a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word roan is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

R1O1A1N1

Is roan a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word roan is a Words With Friends word. The word roan is worth 5 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

R1O1A1N2

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Valid words made from Roan

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


4 letters words from 'roan'

ROAN 4 

3 letters words from 'roan'

NOR 3OAR 3
ORA 3RAN 3

2 letters words from 'roan'

AN 2AR 2
NA 2NO 2
ON 2OR 2

All 4 letters words made out of roan

roan oran raon aron oarn aorn rona orna rnoa nroa onra nora rano arno rnao nrao anro naro oanr aonr onar noar anor naor

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

Definitions and meaning of roan

roan

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: rōn, IPA(key): /ɹəʊn/
  • (US) enPR: rōn, IPA(key): /ɹoʊn/
  • Rhymes: -əʊn

Etymology 1

From Middle French roan, probably from Spanish roano, from Old Spanish raudano, itself probably of Germanic origin (compare Gothic 𐍂𐌰𐌿𐌳𐌰𐌽 (raudan), accusative of 𐍂𐌰𐌿𐌸𐍃 (rauþs, red).

Adjective

roan (not comparable)

  1. Especially of a horse, having a coat of a dark base color with individual white hairs mixed in
  2. Made of the leather called roan.
    roan binding
Translations

Noun

roan (plural roans)

  1. An animal such as a horse that has a coat of a dark base color with individual white hairs mixed in.
  2. The color of such an animal.
  3. A kind of leather used for slippers, bookbinding, etc., made from sheepskin, tanned with sumac and colored to imitate ungrained morocco.
    • 1882, Leo de Colange, The American Encyclopaedia of Commerce, Manufactures, Commercial Law, and Finance (volume 2)
      Roan, a kind of leather used for shoes, slippers, and common bookbinding; prepared from sheep skins by tanning with sumach.
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Etymology 2

Noun

roan (plural roans)

  1. Archaic form of rowan (kind of tree).

Anagrams

  • Arno, Aron, NRAO, Nora, Oran, Rona, rona

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈro.an/

Verb

roan

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of roer.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of roer.
  3. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of roer.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • ROAM, to move about without purpose or plan.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)