Words ending in Letter V

Words that end in V are a relatively rare breed in the English language. For some words ending in V, they’re abbreviated versions of longer terms. For example, if you REV your engine, that’s just shorthand for “revolution.” But, while you might think that LEV could be short for levitate, it’s actually the currency of Bulgaria. It translates as “lion” in old Bulgarian. Learn something new every day! Read more about words that end in V.

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11 Letter Words

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kalashnikov

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9 Letter Words

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leitmotiv

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8 Letter Words

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halierov
listserv
mazeltov
stotinov
tolarjev

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7 Letter Words

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isogriv

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6 Letter Words

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improv
maglev
moshav
satnav

4 of 4 words

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5 Letter Words

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ganev
ollav
parev
schav

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4 Letter Words

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chav
chiv
deev
derv
erev
eruv
grav
kiev
mirv
omov
perv
shiv
spiv

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3 Letter Words

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dev
div
gov
guv
lav
lev
luv
nav
pav
rav
rev
sav
sev
sov
tav
vav

10 of 16 words

More About Words That End in V

When you’re playing word games like Scrabble® or Word Cookies®, you may not be as concerned about the meaning of words. You just want to know what words ending in V are valid so you can score big points and win the game. As a general rule, abbreviations aren’t allowed in games like these. At the same time, you can play a word like DEV in Words With Friends®. It could be short for “development” or “deviation.” Either way, it’s worth eight points. 

Moving past the simple three-letter words that end with V reveals several more obscure terms you probably don’t use in everyday conversation. Unless you are getting into the specifics of religious studies, you probably aren’t discussing the nuances of an ERUV. It’s a type of enclosure that symbolically extends the private domain of Jewish households into public areas. Unless you’re in the UK, you’ve probably never heard the term SPIV, a type of petty criminal.

Words ending in V may be the LEITMOTIV for this specific page, but what if you want to go further in your study of the letter V? Fear not, because the EVER useful and comprehensive list of words with V is AVAILABLE to you too. So is the list of VERSATILE words that start with V. Give that list a once-over to learn some VALUABLE words that will net you one VICTORY after another.

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