Words that start with Il

We found 167 words starting with Il for word games like Scrabble and Words With Friends.

Highest scoring words starting with Il prefix

WordsScrabble pointsWords With Friends points
Ilexes1314
Ilex1112
Illuvia1014
Illumed1014
Illogic1014
Illumes913
Illuded912
Illitic912
Illicit912
Illudes811

3 letter words that start with Il

  • Ilk
  • Ill

4 letter words that start with Il

  • Ilex
  • Ilks
  • Ilka
  • Illy
  • Ills
  • Ilia
  • Ilea

5 letter Wordle words that start with Il

  • Ilium
  • Iliac
  • Ileum
  • Ileac
  • Iliad
  • Iller
  • Ilial
  • Ileus
  • Ileal

6 letter words that start with Il

  • Ilexes
  • Illume
  • Illude
  • Iliads
  • Illite
  • Illest

7 letter words that start with Il

  • Illuvia
  • Illumed
  • Illogic
  • Illumes
  • Illuded
  • Illitic
  • Illicit
  • Illudes
  • Illegal
  • Illness
  • Illites
  • Ileuses
  • Ileitis

8 letter words that start with Il

  • Illiquid
  • Illuvium
  • Illuvial
  • Illusory
  • Illusive
  • Illuming
  • Illogics
  • Illative
  • Ilmenite
  • Illumine
  • Illuding
  • Illinium
  • Illegals
  • Illusion
  • Illation

9 letter words that start with Il

  • Illegibly
  • Illuviums
  • Illicitly
  • Ileostomy
  • Illegally
  • Illuviate
  • Illumined
  • Illogical
  • Illegible
  • Illatives
  • Ilmenites
  • Illumines
  • Illiniums
  • Illiberal
  • Ileitides
  • Illusions
  • Illnesses
  • Illations
  • Ileitises

10 letter words that start with Il

  • Illegalize
  • Illusively
  • Illaudably
  • Illatively
  • Illiteracy
  • Illuviated
  • Illuminism
  • Illegality
  • Illuviates
  • Illusorily
  • Illumining
  • Illaudable
  • Illuminist
  • Illuminati
  • Illuminate
  • Illuminant
  • Illustrate
  • Illusional
  • Illiterate

11 letter words that start with Il

  • Illiquidity
  • Illegalized
  • Illegalizes
  • Illimitably
  • Illogically
  • Illiberally
  • Illuviating
  • Illuminisms
  • Illuminance
  • Illuminable
  • Illimitable
  • Illuviation
  • Illusionary
  • Illuminated
  • Illusionism
  • Illuminists
  • Illuminator
  • Illuminates
  • Illuminants
  • Ileostomies
  • Illustrated
  • Illustrious
  • Illustrator
  • Illustrates
  • Illusionist
  • Illiterates

12 letter words that start with Il

  • Illegalizing
  • Illegitimacy
  • Illogicality
  • Illegibility
  • Illuminative
  • Illiberality
  • Illuminances
  • Illiberalism
  • Illuviations
  • Illustrative
  • Illusiveness
  • Illuminating
  • Illiterately
  • Illegitimate
  • Illusionisms
  • Illuminators
  • Illumination
  • Illiteracies
  • Illustrating
  • Illegalities
  • Illustrators
  • Illustration
  • Illusoriness
  • Illusionists

13 letter words that start with Il

  • Illiquidities
  • Illocutionary
  • Illiberalisms
  • Illustriously
  • Illogicalness
  • Illusionistic
  • Illuminations
  • Illiberalness
  • Illustrations

14 letter words that start with Il

  • Illegalization
  • Illimitability
  • Illustratively
  • Illuminatingly
  • Illegitimately
  • Illegitimacies
  • Illusivenesses
  • Illogicalities
  • Illegibilities
  • Illiberalities
  • Illustrational
  • Illusorinesses
  • Illiterateness

15 letter words that start with Il

  • Illegalizations
  • Illimitableness
  • Illogicalnesses
  • Illiberalnesses
  • Illustriousness

Our word list for words that end with il or words containing il helps you to find related words.

How many words start with Il?

There are a total of 167 words beginning with Il in the Scrabble dictionary. The shortest word is 3 letters long and the longest word is 15 letters long.

The TWL dictionary contains 196601 unique English words.

Distribution of found words

LettersWord count
32
47
59
66
713
815
919
1019
1126
1224
139
1413
155

Frequency of words starting with letters 'I L'

Most common letters after the prefix Il-

What are the most common first letters of stems that begin with Il? We analyzed letter frequency of the first letters following this prefix. Our findings help you make strategic tile placement decisions in Scrabble.

Memorize the letters from the table below.

Word countFirst letter of stemFrequency
143l85.6%
13e7.8%
6i3.6%
3k1.8%
2m1.2%