NYT Spelling Bee Stats 2018 – 2023 | SB Hinter | Most Frequent Words

Since its debut on May 9, 2018, the New York Times Spelling Bee has run 2,034 regular daily puzzles. Here are a few statistics covering that span.

Below are the words that have appeared in Spelling Bee with the greatest frequency, ranked through 100th place:

 
FREQ
RANK
noon
164
(1)
loll
158
(2)
toot
150
(3)
naan
138
(4)
nana
138
(5)
lilt
121
(6)
till
121
(7)
tilt
121
(8)
tint
106
(9)
mama
105
(10)
mamma
105
nene
102
acacia
100
acai
100
onto
98
(15)
toon
98
lull
94
lulu
94
call
90
calla
90
(20)
poop
90
tatty
90
dodo
89
onion
89
anal
88
(25)
boob
88
booboo
88
mitt
88
olio
88
allay
87
(30)
ally
87
baba
87
papa
87
anon
86
ratatat
86
(35)
tart
86
tartar
86
array
85
attar
85
radar
85
(40)
loon
84
nanny
82
mono
81
moon
81
tact
81
(45)
tutu
81
loom
79
moll
79
roar
79
cocci
78
(50)
coot
78
tattoo
78
aria
77
epee
77
itty
77
(55)
loot
77
lotto
77
nada
77
peep
77
toll
77
(60)
tool
77
moot
76
motto
76
tall
76
cancan
75
(65)
illy
75
lily
75
cell
74
root
74
rotor
74
(70)
toro
74
tort
74
trot
74
ammo
73
momma
73
(75)
natant
73
manna
71
roll
71
meme
70
tinct
70
(80)
bill
69
cool
68
loco
68
hoot
67
neon
67
(85)
none
67
noun
67
tooth
67
cocoon
66
mini
66
(90)
minim
66
rill
66
ball
65
blab
65
hath
65
(95)
that
65
oleo
64
blob
63
boll
63
bolo
63
(100)

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