Place Names

This is a list of the most useful Scrabble words that are also the name of a place, such as city, state, or country.

Practice These Words

  • According to the OWL4, the official word list for competitive players in North America as of March 2019
Word Rank
Goa 414
Fuji 702
Zaire 785
Rioja 1,280
Nubia 2,334
Faro 2,436
Genoa 2,607
Reno 2,976
Rouen 3,100
Nome 3,637
Guinea 3,798
Varna 3,848
Japan 3,890
Jordan 4,441
Geneva 5,207
Etna 5,471
Chad 6,465
Tonga 7,566
Aurora 7,768
Vegas 7,961
Congo 8,626
Lima 11,330
China 12,343
Trier 12,907
Madeira 14,251
Mesa 14,970
Worms 14,970
Bolivia 16,788
Brazil 17,891
Toledo 17,891
Donegal 20,531
Gambia 20,531
Jersey 20,531
Berlin 22,190
Texas 26,159
Bursa 28,624
Panama 28,624