Definition of laity

Common misspellings:
  • lalty (0.0%)
  • latly (14.3%)
  • layity (85.7%)
  • ility (0.0%)
  • lity (0.0%)
  • laith (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Were I one of the laity whom you would approach I should say that demons had bewitched me - The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers

  2. Verily the Sin lieth in the Scandal therefore most of the discreet pious Ladies of the Age chuse us upright Men who make a Conscience of a Secret the Laity being more regardless of their Fame - The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn

  3. In an appendix to the above quoted article appears a statement from a responsible British source in Siberia to the effect that a strong religious movement has begun among the laity and clergy of the Russian Church - Modern Saints and Seers by Jean Finot