laico

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin laicus.

Adjective[edit]

laico m (feminine laica, masculine plural laici, feminine plural laiche)

  1. lay
  2. secular

Noun[edit]

laico m (plural laici) feminine laica

  1. layman
  2. lay brother

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lāicō

  1. dative masculine singular of lāicus
  2. dative neuter singular of lāicus
  3. ablative masculine singular of lāicus
  4. ablative neuter singular of lāicus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin lāicus (lay; unconsecrated), from Ancient Greek λαϊκός (laïkós, of the people), from λαός (laós, the people). Compare leigo, from Old Portuguese.

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Noun[edit]

laico m (plural laicos)

  1. layman (someone who is not an ordained cleric)

Adjective[edit]

laico m (feminine laica plural laicos feminine plural laicas; uncomparable)

  1. lay (not belonging to the clergy, but associated with them)
  2. non-religious (having no relation with religion)
  3. secular (not bound by the vows of a monastic order)

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