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Is tho a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word tho is a Scrabble US word. The word tho is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is tho a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word tho is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Tho

You can make 5 words from 'tho' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'tho'

HOT 6THO 6

2 letters words from 'tho'

HO 5OH 5
TO 2 

All 3 letters words made out of tho

tho hto toh oth hot oht

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

Definitions and meaning of tho

tho

Pronunciation

  • (when stressed)
    • (UK) IPA(key): /ðəʊ/
    • (US) IPA(key): /ðoʊ/
    • Rhymes: -əʊ
  • (when unstressed)
    • (West Country) IPA(key): /ðə/
    • Homophone: the

Etymology 1

From Middle English tho, tha, from Old English þā pl (the, those), from Proto-Germanic *þai (those), from Proto-Indo-European *to-, *só (that). Cognate with Saterland Frisian do pl (the).

Article

tho

  1. (obsolete, West Country) The (plural form); those.

Pronoun

tho

  1. (obsolete) Those; they.

Etymology 2

From Middle English tho, tha, from Old English þā (then, when), from Proto-Germanic *þa- (that), from Proto-Indo-European *to-, *só (that). See also German da (then, thereupon).

Adverb

tho (not comparable)

  1. (now dialectal) Then; thereupon.
    • 1481, William Caxton, The History Reynard the Foxː
      Tho went I near and found Master Reynard, that had left that he first read and sang, and began to play his old play.
    • 1579, Edmund Spenser, The Shepheardes Calenderː Januaryeː
      Tho to a hill his faynting flocke he ledde.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.2:
      Tho, her avizing of the vertues rare / Which thereof spoken were, she gan againe / Her to bethink of that mote to her selfe pertaine.
    • 1642, Henry More, Song Soulː
      Tho I gan closely on his person look.

Conjunction

tho

  1. (dialectal) When.

Etymology 3

Mostly found in American English; alteration of though. Compare tho'.

Adverb

tho (not comparable)

  1. (informal, chiefly US) Alternative spelling of though

Anagrams

  • -oth, HOT, OTH, hot, o'th', oth

Crimean Gothic

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *sa, *sō, *þat.

Article

tho

  1. the
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq
      omnibus vero dictionibus praeponebat articulum tho aut the
      but to all utterances one prefixes the article tho or the

Usage notes

While it is likely that Crimean Gothic retained grammatical gender, de Busbecq's letter does not mention which articles are used with which words, making it impossible to reconstruct their gender.


Middle English

Article

tho

  1. the
    • c. 1449-1455, Reginald Pecock, Represser of over-much weeting of the Clergie
      sithen if tho thre be sufficiently improued , that is to seie , if it be sufficientli proued that tho thre ben noust and vntrewe and badde

Old Saxon

Adverb

thô

  1. then

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /θoː/

Adverb

tho (not comparable)

  1. though, however

Welsh

Noun

tho

  1. Aspirate mutation of to.

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • the property of certain gels of becoming fluid when agitated and of reverting back to a gel when left to stand.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)