SCRABBLE, ANYONE? #13: “How to SPELL Foreign Letters”

Photo by Kevin Keelan all rights reserved

Photo by Kevin Keelan / all rights reserved

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[YES! You CAN spell foreign letters in Scrabble, and knowing this list can be a powerful tool if you opponent(s) are ignorant of this fact. Explore!]

(GREEK)
ALPHA
BETA
CHI
DELTA
EPSILON
ETA
GAMMA
KAPPA/KOPPA
LAMBADA
MU
NU
OMEGA
OMICRON
PHI
PSI
RHO
SIGMA
TAU
THETA
UPSILON
ZETA

(OLD ENGLISH)
EDH/ETH

(PHONETIC SYMBOL)
ENG

(HEBREW)
AIN/AIYN
BETH
CHETH
DALETH
FEH/PEH/PE
GIMEL
HEH/HET/HETH/KHET/KHETH
KAF/KHAF/KAPH/KHAPH/KOPH
LAMED
MEM
PE/PEH
RESH
SAMEKH/SADI
TAV/TET/TETH
VAU/VAV/VAW
YOD
ZAYIN

(This post does not include information contained in the 5th Edition Scrabble Player’s Dictionary or updated Official Word List.)
 

(Way cool, huh?)

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This list © Kevin Paul Keelan and lastcre8iveiconoclast, 2012. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Kevin Paul Keelan and lastcre8iveiconoclast with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

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