Sean in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is sean a Scrabble word?

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

S1E1A1N1

Is sean a Scrabble UK word?

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

S1E1A1N1

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You can make 23 words from 'sean' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'sean'

ANES 4EANS 4
SANE 4SEAN 4
SENA 4 

3 letters words from 'sean'

ANE 3EAN 3
EAS 3ENS 3
NAE 3NAS 3
SAE 3SAN 3
SEA 3SEN 3

2 letters words from 'sean'

AE 2AN 2
AS 2EA 2
EN 2ES 2
NA 2NE 2

All 4 letters words made out of sean

sean esan saen asen easn aesn sena esna snea nsea ensa nesa sane asne snae nsae anse nase eans aens enas neas anes naes

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

Definitions and meaning of sean

sean

Noun

sean (plural seans)

  1. Alternative form of seine

Verb

sean (third-person singular simple present seans, present participle seaning, simple past and past participle seaned)

  1. Alternative form of seine
    • 1874, Edmund William Hunt Holdsworth, Deep-sea fishing and fishing boats (page 157)
      Seaning is conducted on a large scale at St. Ives for the capture of pilchards []

Anagrams

  • ENSA, Esan, NAEs, NESA, Sena, eans, nase, sane

Irish

Etymology

From Old Irish sen (compare Manx shenn), from Proto-Celtic *senos (compare Welsh hen), from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old) (compare Latin senior/senex, Lithuanian sẽnas).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʃanˠ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ʃæːnˠ/

Adjective

sean (comparative sine) (used predicatively)

  1. old

Usage notes

  • When used attributively, the prefix sean- is used instead.

Noun

sean m (genitive singular sean, nominative plural seana)

  1. senior, ancestor
  2. oldness; old thing

Declension

Mutation

Further reading

  • "sean" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “1 sen”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Scottish Gaelic

Alternative forms

  • seann

Etymology

From Old Irish sen (compare Manx shenn), from Proto-Celtic *senos (compare Welsh hen), from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old) (compare Latin senior/senex, Lithuanian sẽnas).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʃɛn/

Adjective

sean (comparative sine)

  1. old

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “sean” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “1 sen”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsean/, [ˈseãn]

Verb

sean

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

Volapük

Noun

sean (nominative plural seans)

  1. ocean (large body of water)

Declension


Source: wiktionary.org
  • SEAMSTRESSY, (Sterne) sewing, needlework.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)