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Is “Te” a Scrabble Word?

Yes Te is valid in Scrabble for 2 points

Only two letters long and worth just 2 points, “te” is a valid word that can be played in Scrabble games. It has multiple meanings including a brittle silver-white metalloid element (tellurium) whose chemical symbol is “TE”, and the seventh musical note of the solfa syllable.

Although only worth 2 points by itself, “te” has the potential to be expanded to some great scoring Scrabble words including “tex”, “teak”, and “team” to name a few.

Definition of Te


  • In solfège, the lowered seventh note of a major scale (the note B-flat in the fixed-do system): ta.

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How Many Points is Te Worth?

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

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

Single Letter Extensions of “Te”

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

Words With “TE”

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

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

More 2 Letter T Words

2-Letter T words which you could play in Scrabble as an alternative to Te:

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

About This Page

This word page takes a deep dive into the word “Te” 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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