Is “Xu” a Scrabble Word?
Yes Xu is valid in Scrabble for 9 points
Xu is an uncommon word but is valid according to the dictionary and worth a total of 9 points. It's a formerly used monetary unit of Vietnam worth one-hundredth of a dong.
It is not possible to extend the word Xu in Scrabble without adding letters to both the beginning and end of the word to create a whole new word. The closest extensions are "Exul" for 11 points or "Exude" for 13 points. "Mixup" is an interesting playoff "xu" to create a 5-letter word worth a tremendous 16 points.
Definition of Xu
- A minor unit of currency in Vietnam, now little-used, forming a hundredth of a dong.
How Many Points is Xu Worth?
Xu is a 2-letter word made up of the letter tiles X: 8, U: 1. Its points breakdown is as follows:
- With no multipliers, Xu is worth 9 points.
- On a double-word square, Xu is worth 18 points.
- On a triple-word square, Xu is worth 27 points.
Words With “XU”
Words containing “XU” at the start, middle, or end include:
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