# Is The Mathematical Constant Pi Valid In Scrabble?

## Is “Pi” a Scrabble Word?

## Yes Pi is valid in Scrabble for 4 points

“Pi” is an **acceptable** Scrabble word, worth **4 points** in total. It is an excellent word to play that we love due to its interconnection with the mathematical and scientific communities.

Pi (often represented by the **Greek letter π**) is a **mathematical constant** that represents the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. This highly useful constant can therefore be used to find the circumference and area of a circle. It is possible to read more about pi here.

## Definition of Pi

noun

- The 16th letter of the Classical and Modern Greek alphabets and the seventeenth in Old Greek.
- An irrational and transcendental constant representing the ratio of the circumference of a Euclidean circle to its diameter; approximately 3.14159265358979323846264338327950; usually written π.
- Metal type that has been spilled, mixed together, or disordered.

verb

- To spill or mix printing type.

adjective

- Not part of the usual font character set; especially, non-Roman type or symbols as opposed to standard alphanumeric Roman type.

noun

- Pica (conventionally, 12 points = 1 pica, 6 picas ≈ 1 inch)
- Piaster

adjective

- Pious

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

## How Many Points is Pi Worth?

Pi is a **2-letter word** made up of the letter tiles **P: 3**, **I: 1**. Its points breakdown is as follows:

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

## Single Letter Extensions of “Pi”

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

## Words With “PI”

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

- PIXY 16
- PIZE 15
- PICK 12
- PIPY 11
- KEPI 10
- PIKA 10
- PIKE 10
- PIKI 10
- PIMP 10
- PINK 10
- SPIK 10
- PILY 9
- PINY 9
- PIOY 9
- PISH 9
- PITH 9
- PITY 9
- SPIF 9
- SPIV 9
- CAPI 8
- EPIC 8
- IMPI 8
- PICA 8
- PICE 8
- PICS 8

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

## More 2 Letter P Words

2-Letter P words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Pi:

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