laity definition

  • noun:
    • Laypeople thought to be a bunch.
    • dozens of persons who aren't people in a given career or any other specialized industry.
    • individuals of a church who are not ordained clergy or clerics.
    • the typical male or female
    • the unlearned, untrained or ignorant such as “The Layman’s help guide to Basket Weaving”
    • The people, as distinguished from the clergy; your body of the people not in instructions.
    • hawaii of a layman.
    • Those who are maybe not of a certain occupation, as law or medication, in difference from those belonging to it.
    • their state of being a layman, or of not in sales.
    • the folks, as distinguished from clergy; the human body of the people perhaps not in sales; laymen collectively.
    • individuals outside of a certain profession, as distinguished from those belonging to it; persons unskilled in a certain art or science, as distinguished from those who are skillfully conversant with-it.
    • in Christianity, people in a religious neighborhood that do not have the priestly duties of ordained clergy

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