Words with 'x' as the first letter that end with 'n'

Scroll down to uncover 42 combinations for every word that starts with 'x' and ends with 'n'.

5 letter words

  • xenon
  • xylan
  • xylon

6 letter words

  • xenian
  • xoanon

7 letter words

  • xanthan
  • xanthin
  • xerafin
  • xylidin
  • xylogen

8 letter words

  • xanthein
  • xanthian
  • xaverian
  • xeraphin
  • xyloidin
  • xylorcin
  • xiphodon

9 letter words

  • xanthogen
  • xeromyron
  • xylindein

10 letter words

  • xanthation
  • xanthopsin
  • xenophoran
  • xenopteran
  • xylophagan
  • xiphisuran
  • xiphoidian
  • xiphosuran

11 letter words

  • xanthoxylin
  • xenocratean
  • xenophanean
  • xenophobian

12 letter words

  • xanthopicrin
  • xanthopterin
  • xenodocheion
  • xenophontean
  • xenophontian

13 letter words

  • xanthoprotein
  • xanthorhamnin
  • xenopterygian
  • xiphiplastron

14 letter words

  • xanthopurpurin

What's a strange word from this page of words that start with 'x' and end with 'n'?
Certainly one of the most weird words from this page is 'xylophagan'. According to the Oxford dictionary, 'xylophagan' is defined as "(a) One of a tribe of beetles whose larvæ bore or live in wood. (B) Any species of Xylophaga. (C) Any one of the Xylophagides.".

Which word from this list consists the highest number of letters?
The longest word one can assemble from this list is 'xanthopurpurin', and it contains 14 characters.

What is the highest scoring word in Scrabble using the above combination ?
From this combination of letters, the best word you ought to play is 'xiphodon' which gets 21 in Scrabble.

What's the max number of words you could construct from words that start with 'x' and end with 'n'?
You can derive 42 words from this combination.