Serf in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is serf a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word serf is a Scrabble US word. The word serf is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

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Is serf a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word serf is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

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Valid words made from Serf

You can make 15 words from 'serf' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'serf'

REFS 7SERF 7

3 letters words from 'serf'

EFS 6ERF 6
ERS 3FER 6
FES 6REF 6
RES 3SER 3

2 letters words from 'serf'

EF 5ER 2
ES 2FE 5
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of serf

serf esrf sref rsef ersf resf sefr esfr sfer fser efsr fesr srfe rsfe sfre fsre rfse frse erfs refs efrs fers rfes fres

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

Definitions and meaning of serf

serf

Etymology

From Middle English serf, from Old French serf, from Latin servus (slave, serf, servant), perhaps of Etruscan origin

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /sɜːf/
  • (US) IPA(key): /sɝf/
  • Homophone: surf (in accents with the fern-fir-fur merger)
  • Rhymes: -ɜː(ɹ)f

Noun

serf (plural serfs)

  1. a partially free peasant of a low hereditary class, slavishly attached to the land owned by a feudal lord and required to perform labour, enjoying minimal legal or customary rights
  2. a similar agricultural labourer in 18th and 19th century Europe
  3. (strategy games) a worker unit
    Synonyms: peasant, peon, villager

Derived terms

Related terms

Translations

See also

  • slave

Anagrams

  • ESRF, FERS, RFEs, Refs, erfs, f***ers, refs

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch serf, from Old French serf, from Latin servus.

Noun

serf m (plural serven, diminutive serfje n)

  1. a serf (semifree peasant obliged to remain on the lord's land and to perform extensive chores for him)
    Synonyms: horige, laat, lijfeigene

French

Etymology

From Middle French serf, from Old French serf, from Latin servus (slave, serf, servant), from Proto-Indo-European *ser-wo- (guardian), or perhaps of Etruscan origin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): (predominant) /sɛʁf/, (rarely) /sɛʁ/
  • Homophones: cerf, sers, sert

Noun

serf m (plural serfs, feminine serve)

  1. a serf (semifree peasant obliged to remain on the lord's land and to perform extensive chores for him)

Adjective

serf (feminine singular serve, masculine plural serfs, feminine plural serves)

  1. being or like a serf, semifree

Related terms

Further reading

  • “serf” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • fers

Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From French cerf.

Noun

serf

  1. deer

Middle French

Etymology

From Old French serf.

Noun

serf m (plural serfs)

  1. serf (semifree peasant)

Descendants

  • French: serf

Old French

Etymology 1

From Latin servus.

Noun

serf m (oblique plural sers, nominative singular sers, nominative plural serf)

  1. serf (semifree peasant)
Descendants
  • Middle French: serf
    • French: serf
  • English: serf

Etymology 2

See servir

Verb

serf

  1. first-person singular present indicative of servir

Seychellois Creole

Etymology

From French cerf.

Noun

serf

  1. deer

References

  • Danielle D’Offay et Guy Lionnet, Diksyonner Kreol - Franse / Dictionnaire Créole Seychellois - Français

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SERE, withered, dry.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)