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“Ch” – Scrabbles Only Acceptable 2 Letter “C” Word

Is “Ch” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Ch is valid in Scrabble for 7 points

“Ch” is a valid two-letter Scrabble word worth 7 points when played in a game. It is in fact the only valid 2-letter “C” word that can be used in Scrabble.

“Ch” is only acceptable in the Collins Scrabble Words dictionary (used in the UK and throughout the world). However, it is invalid in the US and Canadian dictionaries.

The word's meaning is that of a dialect form of I. It is further used as an abbreviation for chain (a unit of measurement) and for the word chapter (such as a book chapter).

Definition of Ch


  • A series of interconnected rings or links usually made of metal.
  • A series of interconnected things.
  • A series of stores or businesses with the same brand name.


  • The physical confine of a river or slough, consisting of a bed and banks.
  • The natural or man-made deeper course through a reef, bar, bay, or any shallow body of water.
  • The navigable part of a river.


  • The wale of a sailing ship which projects beyond the gunwale and to which the shrouds attach via the chains. One of the flat ledges of heavy plank bolted edgewise to the outside of a vessel, to increase the spread of the shrouds and carry them clear of the bulwarks.


  • The speaker or writer, referred to as the grammatical subject, of a sentence.
  • The speaker or writer, referred to as the grammatical object, of a sentence.

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

How Many Points is Ch Worth?

Ch is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles C: 3, H: 4. Its points breakdown is as follows:

  • With no multipliers, Ch is worth 7 points.
  • On a double-word square, Ch is worth 14 points.
  • On a triple-word square, Ch is worth 21 points.

Single Letter Extensions of “Ch”

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

Words With “CH”

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

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

About This Page

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

We hope you find this information helpful for learning and discovering new words to play in Scrabble.

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Category: Scrabble Words

Last updated: 19 August 2023

Author: Stephen

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