Words containing yah

3 letter words containing yah

  • yah — An upper-class person.

4 letter words containing yah

  • ayah — (in the East, Africa, and other parts of the former British Empire) a maidservant, nursemaid, or governess, esp one of Indian or Malay origin
  • yahs — Plural form of yah.

5 letter words containing yah

  • ayahs — Plural form of ayah.
  • rayah — a Christian subject of an Ottoman ruler.
  • yahoo — (in Swift's Gulliver's Travels) one of a race of brutes, having the form and all the vices of humans, who are subject to the Houyhnhnms.

6 letter words containing yah

  • aliyah — immigration to the Holy Land
  • gunyah — an aboriginal hut or shelter.
  • hooyah — (US, military) Official battle yell of the US Navy.
  • jizyah — the poll tax formerly paid by minority religious groups within the Muslim empire.
  • moryah — an exclamation of annoyance, disbelief, etc

7 letter words containing yah

  • gunyahs — Plural form of gunyah.
  • taqiyah — the practice of denying one's religion, permissible when one is faced with persecution, especially by Sunnites: regarded as a means of protecting the religion.
  • taziyah — a passion play commemorating the martyrdom of Hussein, grandson of Muhammad and son of Ali and Fatima, on the tenth of Muharram, a.d. 680.
  • yahwism — the worship of Yahweh or the religious system based on such worship.
  • yahwist — a writer of the earliest major source of the Hexateuch, in which God is characteristically referred to as Yahweh rather than Elohim.

8 letter words containing yah

  • sequoyah — 1770?–1843, Cherokee Indian scholar: inventor of a syllabary for writing Cherokee.
  • ta'ziyah — a passion play commemorating the martyrdom of Hussein, grandson of Muhammad and son of Ali and Fatima, on the tenth of Muharram, a.d. 680.
  • yahooism — The behaviour or attitudes of yahoos; ignorant boorishness.
  • yahrzeit — the anniversary of the death of a parent, sibling, child, or spouse, observed by lighting a memorial lamp or candle the night before and reciting the Kaddish at the evening service of the day before and at the morning and afternoon services of the day itself.

9 letter words containing yah

  • ayahuasca — a Brazilian plant, Banisteriopsis caapi, that has winged fruits and yields a powerful hallucinogenic alkaloid sometimes used to treat certain disorders of the central nervous system: family Malpighiaceae
  • nasiriyah — a city in S Iraq, on the River Euphrates; agricultural and trading centre. Pop: 425 000 (2005 est)
  • netanyahuBenjamin, born 1949, Israeli prime minister 1996–99.
  • qadariyah — the group who defended free will against the doctrine of predestination.
  • qadiriyah — a Sufi fraternity founded by ʿAbd al-Qadir al-Jilani (1077–1166) in the 12th century.

10 letter words containing yah

  • ahmadiyyah — a messianic Islamic sect founded in Qadian, India, in 1889 by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad; it split into two branches in 1914
  • dahabeeyah — Alt form dahabieh.
  • pratyahara — the Yogic practice of turning the mind to introspection by voluntarily shutting out distractions provided by the senses.

12 letter words containing yah

15 letter words containing yah

On this page, we collect all words with YAH. To make easier to find the right word we have divided all 40 words to groups according to their length. So you should go to appropriate page if can’t find the word that contains YAH that you are searching. Also you can use this page in Scrabble.

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