Definitions For Native


  • Indigenous plants and animals
  • An indigenous person who was born in a particular place
  • A person born in a particular place or country


  • Belonging to one by birth
  • Characteristic of or existing by virtue of geographic origin
  • Characteristic of or relating to people inhabiting a region from the beginning


  • As found in nature in the elemental form


  • A person who was born or raised in a particular place
  • A person from a group of people who were living in an area (such as South America or Africa) when Europeans first arrived
  • A kind of plant or animal that originally grew or lived in a particular place

Is Native a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Native is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Native in a Sentence

  • People who are native to France
  • She has a native ability to learn quickly.
  • The island is home to several native species of trees.
  • She's a native of France who moved to the United States when she was 15.
  • He wishes he could speak Spanish like a native.
  • The plant is a native of Central and South America.

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