Thar in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is thar a Scrabble word?

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

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Is thar a Scrabble UK word?

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

T1H4A1R1

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You can make 14 words from 'thar' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'thar'

HART 7RATH 7
TAHR 7THAR 7

3 letters words from 'thar'

ART 3HAT 6
RAH 6RAT 3
TAR 3 

2 letters words from 'thar'

AH 5AR 2
AT 2HA 5
TA 2 

All 4 letters words made out of thar

thar htar tahr athr hatr ahtr thra htra trha rtha hrta rhta tarh atrh trah rtah arth rath hart ahrt hrat rhat arht raht

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

Definitions and meaning of thar

thar

Adverb

thar (not comparable)

  1. Nonstandard form of there.
    • 1849, Dr. M.F. Stephenson, assayor at the Mint at Lumpkin Court House, Dahlonega, Georgia:
      Thar's gold in them thar hills.
    • 1882, James Jackson, Tom Terror, the Outlaw:
      Ar’n’t we thar yet?

Noun

thar (plural thars)

  1. Alternative spelling of tahr

Anagrams

  • Arth, HART, Hart, hart, rath, tahr

Albanian

Etymology

From ther (to cut, slay), with a similar sense development in other Indo-European languages.

Verb

thar (first-person singular past tense thara, participle tharë)

  1. to add ferment (to milk)
Related terms
  • thaj
  • ther

References


Irish

Etymology 1

From Old Irish tar, dar (across, beyond), from Proto-Celtic *ter, from Proto-Indo-European *terh₂-. Cognate with Welsh tra; Latin trans, English through, Dutch door. Compare Scottish Gaelic thar and Manx harrish.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /haɾˠ/

Preposition

thar (plus dative, triggers no mutation in general references but lenition in qualified or particularized references)

  1. over
    1. above
    2. over, across
  2. by, past; through
  3. beyond
  4. more than
Inflection
Derived terms

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

thar

  1. Lenited form of tar.

Mutation

Further reading

  • Entries containing “thar” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “thar” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

References

  • "thar" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • C. Marstrander, E. G. Quin et al., editors (1913–76), “1 tar, dar”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, →ISBN

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old Norse þeirra.

Determiner

thar

  1. Alternative form of þeir

References

  • “their(e, (pron.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 4 June 2018.

Etymology 2

From Old English *taru.

Noun

thar

  1. Alternative form of tare

Old Dutch

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *þar.

Adverb

thār

  1. there

Descendants

  • Middle Dutch: dâer
    • Dutch: daar, d'r, er
    • Limburgish: daer, dao

Further reading

  • “thār”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old Saxon

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *þar.

Adverb

thar

  1. there

Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

From Old Irish tar, dar (across, beyond), from Proto-Celtic *ter, from Proto-Indo-European *tr. Cognate with Welsh tra; Latin trans, English through, Dutch door. Compare Irish thar.

Preposition

thar

  1. over, across
  2. beyond

Usage notes

  • The genitive case is used after this preposition.

Derived terms

  • The following prepositional pronouns:

References

  • C. Marstrander, E. G. Quin et al., editors (1913–76), “1 tar, dar”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, →ISBN

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