Definition of shiva


  • (Judaism) a period of seven days of mourning after the death of close relative; "the family is sitting shiva". Synonyms: shibah, shivah.
  • the destroyer; one of the three major divinities in the later Hindu pantheon. Synonyms: Shiva, Siva.

Words nearby shiva

shia, shina, shiv, shivah, siva.

Rhymes with shiva

diva, geneva, iva, viva, yeshiva.

Start with shiva

shivareed, shivaree, shivareeing, shivahs, shivarees, shivah, shivas.

End with shiva


More information about shiva

shiva unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • shiva is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 11 points
  • shiva is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 11 points
  • shiva is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
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