Latin definition for: laicus, laici


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. layman, one not belonging to the priesthood/in orders
  • Age: Latin not in use in Classical times (6-10th centuries) Christian
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: Lewis & Short, “A Latin Dictionary”, 1879 (Lewis & Short)

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