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Is “Aa” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Aa is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

“Aa” is an acceptable word within the Scrabble dictionary that is legal to play in games. Aa is worth a total of 2 points when played in Scrabble.

Definition of Aa


  • A form of lava flow associated with Hawaiian-type volcanoes, consisting of basaltic rock, usually dark-colored with a jagged and loose, clinkery surface. Compare pahoehoe.


  • Initialism of acting age.
  • Initialism of alveolar-arterial.
  • Initialism of approximate absolute.


  • Initialism of arctic-alpine.
  • Initialism of always afloat.


  • A clear colourless organic acid, CH3COOH, formed by the oxidation of ethanol; it is used as a solvent and has very many industrial applications; it is the major acidic component of vinegar.


  • Any organic compound containing both an amino and a carboxylic acid functional group.
  • Any of the twenty naturally occurring α-amino acids (having the amino, and carboxylic acid groups on the same carbon atom), and a variety of side chains, that combine, via peptide bonds, to form proteins.


  • 1-amino-2-propanone, a secondary amino ketone


  • A long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid, having 20 carbon atoms and four double bonds, found in animal fats; it is essential for human nutrition, being a precursor to the production of prostaglandins.


  • Abbreviation of ana.

Definition from aa by Wiktionary, used under CC BY-SA 4.0.

How Many Points is Aa Worth?

Aa is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles A: 1, A: 1. Its points breakdown is as follows:

  • With no multipliers, Aa is worth 2 points.
  • On a double-word square, Aa is worth 4 points.
  • On a triple-word square, Aa is worth 6 points.

Single Letter Extensions of “Aa”

Potential ways to expand “Aa” using a single letter include:

Words With “AA”

Words containing “AA” at the start, middle, or end include:

See our full list of words with “AA” for more suggestions.

More 2 Letter A Words

2-Letter A words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Aa:

Check out our list of all 2 letter words with A.

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This word page takes a deep dive into the word “Aa” in the context of Scrabble to discuss if it is valid, its points score, definition, extensions, similar words, and more.

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Category: Scrabble Words

Last updated: 29 May 2023

Author: Stephen

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