First Names as Words

You might not know that these first names are also valid Scrabble words - but they are!

Practice These Words

  • According to the OWL4, the official word list for competitive players in North America as of March 2019
Word Rank
Jo 8
Ed 19
Al 56
Bo 78
Joe 112
Fay 269
Dee 360
Jay 364
Ted 388
Ben 397
Max 437
Joey 519
Del 519
Dan 558
Don 589
Louie 595
Mel 608
Ava 659
Beau 668
Meg 685
Deb 792
Jane 829
Kay 837
Ken 973
Davy 1,133
John 1,234
Fritz 1,294
Lee 1,321
Cal 1,443
Judy 1,903
Jake 1,969
Jill 2,020
Mac 2,112
Beth 2,252
Josh 2,291
Dona 2,309
Jerry 2,476
Vera 2,637
Glen 2,695
Sal 2,714
Maya 2,778
Maya 2,778
Amir 2,824
Jenny 2,916
Mitt 3,039
Mort 3,100
Troy 3,145
Matt 3,291
Tony 3,291
Brent 3,448
Noel 3,593
Dale 3,798
Alan 3,890
Otto 3,943
Lulu 3,998
Eugenia 4,173
Dirk 4,234
Ruth 4,301
Merl 4,375
Jordan 4,441
Milo 4,441
Jess 4,594
Kyrie 4,927
Dell 4,927
Donna 5,006
Kent 5,207
Mike 5,381
Erica 5,381
Alec 5,804
Toby 5,804
Brad 5,939
Henry 5,939
Riley 6,180
Cole 6,180
Gale 6,180
Jack 6,180
Chad 6,465
Tory 6,752
Bonnie 7,076
Louis 7,076
Laura 7,076
Curt 7,566
Hank 7,566
Ronin 7,566
Rowan 7,566
Maria 7,768
Willy 7,768
Garth 7,768
Teddy 7,961
Cory 7,961
Ralph 7,961
Anna 8,182
Romeo 8,626
Bonny 8,626
Carl 8,879
Lindy 8,879
Mara 9,152
Kerry 9,152
Terry 9,441
Nancy 9,794
Saul 9,794
Jesse 10,484
Bailey 10,484