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Yes. The word yex is a Scrabble US word. The word yex is worth 13 points in Scrabble:


Is yex a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word yex is a Scrabble UK word and has 13 points:


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Valid words made from Yex

You can make 4 words from 'yex' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'yex'

YEX 13 

2 letters words from 'yex'

EX 9YE 5

All 3 letters words made out of yex

yex eyx yxe xye exy xey

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Definitions and meaning of yex


Alternative forms

  • yesk


  • IPA(key): /jɛks/
  • Rhymes: -ɛks

Etymology 1

From Middle English yexen, yixen, yesken, from Old English ġeocsian, ġiscian (to hiccup), from Proto-West Germanic *giskōn (to yawn), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵeys- (gaping, cracked). Cognate with Middle Low German gischen (to sob, sigh), Middle High German geschen, gischen (to yawn, gape).


yex (third-person singular simple present yexes, present participle yexing, simple past and past participle yexed)

  1. (archaic) to hiccup
  2. (archaic) to belch or burp
Derived terms
  • yexing

Etymology 2

From Middle English ȝeoxe, ȝoxe, from Old English ġeoxa, ġeocsa, ġicsa (hiccough; sobbing).


yex (plural yexes)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) a hiccup


  • exy, xey

  • YEVE, (obsolete) to give.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)