Is father a Scrabble word?

Yes, father is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 12 points in Scrabble, and 11 points in Words with Friends

Father is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word father

The meaning of father


9 definitions of the word father.


  1. Make children


  1. A male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)
  2. The founder of a family
  3. `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military
  4. (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom
  5. A person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization
  6. God when considered as the first person in the Trinity
  7. A person who founds or establishes some institution
  8. The head of an organized crime family

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in father?

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2 Anagrams of Father

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to father:

Unscramble the letters in father

There are 3 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'father'.

More words that can be made using the letters in father