Yer in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is yer a Scrabble word?

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

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Is yer a Scrabble UK word?

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

Y4E1R1

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You can make 6 words from 'yer' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'yer'

RYE 6YER 6

2 letters words from 'yer'

ER 2RE 2
YE 5 

All 3 letters words made out of yer

yer eyr yre rye ery rey

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

Definitions and meaning of yer

yer

Etymology 1

Most likely from the intrusive R, between "yeah" (/jəː/) and a non-high vowel (/ə/, /ɪə/, /ɑː/, /ɔː/). For example, "Yeah-r-I know" (/jəɹ ʌɪ nəʊ/)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jə(ɹ)/

Pronoun

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal, uncommon) Pronunciation spelling of you.
Derived terms
  • yerself, yerselves

Adverb

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of yeah, yes.

Contraction

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of you're, you are.
    • 1991, Kathleen Dayus, Where There's Life, London: Virago Press Ltd
      Yer a lotta nosey parkers.
    • 1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
      ‘Ah, go boil yer heads, both of yeh,’ said Hagrid. ‘Harry – yer a wizard.’

Determiner

yer

  1. (Britain or Southern US, slang or dialectal) Pronunciation spelling of your.
    • 1991, Thomas Hayden, The Killing Frost, London: Random Century Group
      'Make yer way down to the station,' he said.
    • 1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
      ‘Las’ time I saw you, you was only a baby,’ said the giant. ‘Yeh look a lot like yer dad, but yeh’ve got yer mum’s eyes.’
See also
  • ya
  • jer

Etymology 2

Russian ер (jer).

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /jɛɹ/, /jɝ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /jɛə/

Noun

yer (plural yers)

  1. Either of the letters ъ and ь in Cyrillic alphabets, which originally represented phonemically the ultra-short vowels in Slavic languages.

Anagrams

  • -ery, Rey, Rye, e'ry, eyr, rye, yre

Azerbaijani

Etymology

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [jerʲ]

Noun

yer (definite accusative yeri, plural yerlər)

  1. the earth
  2. ground
  3. place, location

Declension

Derived terms

  • yerli (local)
    • yerli hal (locative)
    • yerlibazlıq (unjustly favoring of one's fellow countrypeople)
  • yersiz (out of place)

References


Blagar

Noun

yer

  1. water

References

  • Paideuma, volume 52 (2006), page 152

Breton

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjeːʁ/

Noun

yer f pl

  1. Plural form of yar.

Cornish

Noun

yer f pl

  1. plural of yar (chicken, hen)

Crimean Tatar

Etymology

Ultimately from Proto-Turkic *yẹr. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir) and Azebaijani yer.

Noun

yer

  1. earth.
  2. place, location.

Declension

References

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From French hier.

Adverb

yer

  1. yesterday

Derived terms

  • avantyer

Meroitic

Romanization

yer

  1. Romanization of 𐦤𐦡𐦫

Novial

Adverb

yer

  1. yesterday

Scots

Pronoun

yer

  1. your

Turkish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jeɾ/

Etymology 1

From Old Turkic 𐰘𐰼(yer), 𐰘𐰃𐰼(yir), from Proto-Turkic *yẹr.

Noun

yer (definite accusative yeri, plural yerler)

  1. place, location
  2. the ground, the earth
Declension
Derived terms
  • yer fıstığı

See also

  • yer yer

Etymology 2

Verb

yer

  1. third-person singular present simple indicative positive degree of yemek

Uzbek

Etymology

From Proto-Turkic *yẹr (earth).

Noun

yer

  1. earth
  2. soil, ground

Source: wiktionary.org
  • YEOMAN, a member of a class of small farmers, usually freeholders, the next grade below gentlemen.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)