Words That Start With El | 264 Scrabble Words | Word Find

A list of scrabble words starting with El

El is a playable Scrabble Word!

We've put together a list of 264 words that start with the letters "El" for word games like Scrabble and Words with Friends. This list starts with the highest scoring words and is then organized by how many letters the word has, with the longest at the top (so, for 7-8 letter words ending with "El", start at the top).

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The highest scoring words starting with El

Want to go straight to the words that will get you the best score? Here are all the highest scoring words with el, not including the 50-point bonus if they use seven letters.

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264 Scrabble words starting with El

4 Letter Words That Start With El

3 Letter Words That Start With El

2 Letter Words That Start With El

FAQ on words starting with El

What are the best Scrabble words starting with El?

The highest scoring Scrabble word starting with El is Eloquence, which is worth at least 20 points without any bonuses. The next best word starting with El is elixirs, which is worth 14 points. Other high score words starting with El are elegize (17), elytrum (12), eldrich (13), elderly (11), elenchi (12), elbowed (13), elflock (16), and elflike (14).

How many words start with the letters El?

There are 264 words that start with the letters El in the Scrabble dictionary. Of those 61 are 9 letter words, 66 are 8 letter words, 61 are 7 letter words, 42 are 6 letter words, 19 are 5 letter words, 8 are 4 letter words, 6 are 3 letter words, and 1 is a 2 letter word.