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Is then a Scrabble word?

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

T1H4E1N1

Is then a Scrabble UK word?

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

T1H4E1N1

Is then a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word then is a Words With Friends word. The word then is worth 7 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

T1H3E1N2

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You can make 16 words from 'then' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'then'

HENT 7THEN 7

3 letters words from 'then'

ETH 6HEN 6
HET 6NET 3
NTH 6TEN 3
THE 6 

2 letters words from 'then'

EH 5EN 2
ET 2HE 5
NE 2TE 2

All 4 letters words made out of then

then hten tehn ethn hetn ehtn thne htne tnhe nthe hnte nhte tenh etnh tneh nteh enth neth hent ehnt hnet nhet enht neht

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

Definitions and meaning of then

then

Alternative forms

  • den (AAVE, Bermuda)

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ðɛn/
  • (General Australian) IPA(key): /ðen/
  • Homophone: than (unstressed, or for some speakers when stressed)
  • Rhymes: -ɛn

Etymology

From Middle English then(ne), than(ne), from Old English þonne, þanne, þænne (then, at that time), from Proto-Germanic *þan (at that (time), then), from earlier *þam, from Proto-Indo-European *tóm, accusative masculine of *só (demonstrative pronoun, that). Cognate with Dutch dan (then), German dann (then), Icelandic þá (then). Doublet of than.

Adverb

then (not comparable)

  1. (temporal location) At that time.
    • And the Canaanite was then in the land.
  2. (temporal location) Soon afterward.
    • First be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.
  3. (sequence) Next in order; in addition.
  4. (conjunctive) In that case.
  5. (sequence) At the same time; on the other hand.
  6. (Britain, dialect, affirmation) Used to contradict an assertion.

Synonyms

  • (at that time): at the time, back in the day
  • (soon afterward): and then, and so, subsequently, so
  • (next in order): and then, followed by; see also Thesaurus:then
  • (in that case): accordingly, as a result; see also Thesaurus:therefore
  • (at the same time): concurrently, therewhile; see also Thesaurus:simultaneously
  • (contradiction):

Translations

Adjective

then (not comparable)

  1. Being so at that time.
    • 2011, Alessandra Lemma, Mary Target, Peter Fonagy, Brief Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy: A Clinician's Guide, page 124:
      He had met his then girlfriend when he had just started university. The relationship ended unhappily when the girlfriend complained that he never wanted to go out.

Translations

Noun

then

  1. That time
    It will be finished before then.

Translations

Conjunction

then

  1. Obsolete spelling of than
  2. Misspelling of than.

Derived terms

References

  • “then”, in John A. Simpson and Edward S. C. Weiner, editors, The Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989, →ISBN.
  • then at OneLook Dictionary Search

Anagrams

  • Neth, Neth., ethn-, hent

Vietnamese

Etymology

Probably a Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: thuyên).

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [tʰɛn˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [tʰɛŋ˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [tʰɛŋ˧˧]

Noun

(classifier cái) then • (杄, 釺, 𣏿, 𣛩)

  1. bar, peg (used for locking a door)
  2. latch

Derived terms


Zou

Noun

then

  1. maggot

References

  • http://www.languageinindia.com/feb2013/zouphonologyfinal.pdf

Source: wiktionary.org
  • THEME, to plan according to a central subject.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)