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Is “Na” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Na is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

The word “Na” is acceptable to be played in Scrabble and will score players only 2 points (N: 1, A: 1). Its definition is a silvery soft waxy metallic element, where “NA” is used as the chemical symbol for sodium

However, more commonly you will see NA used as an abbreviation in the English language for the phrase Not Applicable (N.A. or N/A). This phrase means something does not apply to a certain situation, for example, “Scrabble rules are N.A. to other word games.”

Another usage for the word “Na” is that of a more slang term simply meaning “no.” In a sentence, this could be “Na, I don’t want to play Scrabble today.”

Whatever the context of the word “Na,” it is an easy short word to play in Scrabble. On the downside, it does not score many points relative to other words.

Some word extensions to get more points from “Na” include: “Nab” for 5 points, “Nav” for 6 points, “Nay” for 6 points, or “Naw” for 6 points.

Definition of Na


  • Not.
  • No.


  • No.
  • No.


  • Abbreviation of noun animate.

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

How Many Points is Na Worth?

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

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

Single Letter Extensions of “Na”

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

Words With “NA”

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

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

More 2 Letter N Words

2-Letter N words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Na:

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

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “Na” 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: 29 August 2023

Author: Stephen

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