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Is zee a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word zee is a Scrabble US word. The word zee is worth 12 points in Scrabble:

Z10E1E1

Is zee a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word zee is a Scrabble UK word and has 12 points:

Z10E1E1

Is zee a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word zee is a Words With Friends word. The word zee is worth 12 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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


3 letters words from 'zee'

ZEE 12 

2 letters words from 'zee'

EE 2ZE 11

All 3 letters words made out of zee

zee eze zee eze eez eez

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

Definitions and meaning of zee

zee

Etymology 1

1670s: variant of British English zed, by analogy with other letters such as bee, dee, tee and vee, and standardized by Noah Webster; from Middle French zede, from Late Latin zeta, from Ancient Greek ζῆτα (zêta), from Hebrew ז(zayin).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈziː/
  • Rhymes: -iː

Noun

zee (plural zees) (chiefly US, Newfoundland, Philippines, sometimes Canada)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Z.
  2. Something Z-shaped. Found in compounds.
  3. (colloquial, usually in the plural) Sleep.
Synonyms
  • zed (UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa)
  • izzard (Scotland, South Asia)
Translations
See also
  • (Latin-script letter names) letter; a, bee, cee, dee, e, ef, gee, aitch, i, jay, kay, el, em, en, o, pee, cue, ar, ess, tee, u, vee, double-u, ex, wye, zee / zed

Verb

zee (third-person singular simple present zees, present participle zeeing, simple past and past participle zeed) (chiefly US, Newfoundland)

  1. (intransitive, informal) To sleep or nap. (Compare zzz, catch some z's.)
  2. (intransitive, rare) To zigzag; to move with sharp alternating turns.

See also

  • zeta

Etymology 2

Article

zee

  1. Pronunciation spelling of the, representing primarily French-accented English.

Anagrams

  • EEZ, Eze.

Dutch

Etymology

From Middle Dutch sêe, from Old Dutch sēo, from Proto-Germanic *saiwiz.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zeː/, /zeː/
  • Hyphenation: zee
  • Rhymes: -eː

Noun

zee f (plural zeeën, diminutive zeetje n)

  1. sea
    De oude man en de zee.
    The Old Man and the Sea.

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Afrikaans: see
  • Sranan Tongo: se
  • Saramaccan:

Estonian

Noun

zee (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Z.

Latin

Noun

zee

  1. vocative singular of zeus

Swahili

Adjective

-zee (declinable)

  1. old

Inflection

Antonyms

  • -pya

Related terms

  • mzee
  • uzee

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Yiddish) a grandfather.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)