NYT Spelling Bee Stats 2018 – 2024 | SB Hinter | Most Frequent Words

Since its debut on May 9, 2018, the New York Times Spelling Bee has run 2,264 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
181
(1)
loll
175
(2)
toot
162
(3)
naan
161
(4)
nana
161
(5)
lilt
131
(6)
till
131
(7)
tilt
131
(8)
tint
118
(9)
mama
115
(10)
mamma
115
acacia
110
acai
110
nene
110
anal
106
(15)
onto
106
toon
106
boob
103
booboo
103
anon
101
(20)
lull
101
lulu
101
onion
101
olio
100
papa
100
(25)
call
98
calla
98
baba
96
poop
96
allay
95
(30)
ally
95
dodo
95
tatty
95
mitt
94
nanny
94
(35)
ratatat
94
tact
94
tart
94
tartar
94
attar
93
(40)
tutu
92
loon
91
radar
91
mono
90
moon
90
(45)
array
89
tattoo
89
cocci
88
epee
88
peep
88
(50)
roar
88
cancan
86
nada
86
aria
85
cell
85
(55)
coot
85
ammo
84
itty
84
momma
84
loom
83
(60)
loot
83
lotto
83
moll
83
natant
83
tall
83
(65)
toll
83
tool
83
roll
82
meme
80
moot
80
(70)
motto
80
illy
79
lily
79
cocoon
78
manna
77
(75)
noun
77
blob
76
boll
76
bolo
76
lobo
76
(80)
root
76
rotor
76
tinct
76
toro
76
tort
76
(85)
trot
76
bill
75
mini
75
minim
75
oleo
75
(90)
cool
74
loco
74
hoot
73
tooth
73
ball
72
(95)
blab
72
halal
71
hall
71
hath
71
neon
71
(100)

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