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Is zel a Scrabble word?

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

Z10E1L1

Is zel a Scrabble UK word?

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

Z10E1L1

Is zel a Words With Friends word?

The word zel is NOT a Words With Friends word.

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3 letters words from 'zel'

LEZ 12ZEL 12

2 letters words from 'zel'

EL 2ZE 11

All 3 letters words made out of zel

zel ezl zle lze elz lez

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

Definitions and meaning of zel

zel

Noun

zel (plural zels)

  1. Alternative form of zill

Anagrams

  • Lez, lez

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin zēlus, from Ancient Greek ζῆλος (zêlos)

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈzɛl/

Noun

zel m (plural zels)

  1. fervor, zeal
  2. heat, estrus

Related terms

  • gelós

Further reading

  • “zel” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “zel” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “zel” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “zel” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Latvian

Verb

zel

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of zelt
  2. 2nd person singular imperative form of zelt

Middle English

Noun

zel

  1. Alternative form of zele

Middle French

Alternative forms

  • zele

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin zēlus.

Noun

zel m (uncountable)

  1. zeal

Romanian

Etymology

Borrowed from French zèle.

Noun

zel n (uncountable)

  1. zeal (fervor or devotion)

Declension

Synonyms

  • râvnă, sârguință, ardoare

Related terms

  • zelos

Slovene

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *zъlъ.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zə́ʋ/

Adjective

zə̏ł (comparative zlȇjši, superlative nȁjzlȇjši)

  1. evil
Inflection

Etymology 2

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zéːʋ/

Noun

zẹ̑ł f

  1. (clarification of this definition is needed) green plant
Inflection

Further reading

  • zel”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (German) the general intellectual, moral and cultural climate of an era.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)