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Is “Em” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Em is valid in Scrabble for 4 points

“Em” is an acceptable word within the Scrabble dictionary that is legal to play in games. Em is worth a total of 4 points when played in Scrabble.

Definition of Em


  • The name of the Latin-script letter M.
  • A unit of measurement equal to the height of the type in use.


  • A gender-neutral third-person singular object pronoun, the objective case of ey, equivalent to the singular them and coordinate with him and her.


  • A form of hesitant speech, or an expression of uncertainty; um; umm; erm

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How Many Points is Em Worth?

Em is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles E: 1, M: 3. Its points breakdown is as follows:

  • With no multipliers, Em is worth 4 points.
  • On a double-word square, Em is worth 8 points.
  • On a triple-word square, Em is worth 12 points.

Single Letter Extensions of “Em”

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

Words With “EM”

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

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

More 2 Letter E Words

2-Letter E words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Em:

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

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “Em” 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 April 2023

Author: Stephen

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