Zila in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is zila a Scrabble word?

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


Is zila a Scrabble UK word?

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


Is zila a Words With Friends word?

The word zila is NOT a Words With Friends word.

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Valid words made from Zila

You can make 7 words from 'zila' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'zila'

ZILA 13 

3 letters words from 'zila'

AIL 3 

2 letters words from 'zila'

AI 2AL 2
LA 2LI 2
ZA 11 

All 4 letters words made out of zila

zila izla zlia lzia ilza liza zial izal zail azil iazl aizl zlai lzai zali azli lazi alzi ilaz liaz ialz ailz laiz aliz

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

Definitions and meaning of zila



zila (plural zilas)

  1. Alternative form of zillah


  • Lazi, Liza, aliz, liza, zail




  1. genitive singular masculine form of zils
  2. nominative singular feminine form of zils



From Proto-Bantu *-gìda.



  1. (transitive) to abstain from
  2. (transitive) to avoid, to refrain from
  3. (intransitive) to fast



  • C. M. Doke; B. W. Vilakazi (1972) , “zila”, in Zulu-English Dictionary, →ISBN: “zila (6.3)”

Source: wiktionary.org
  • ZIGZAG, to turn sharply from side to side.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)