See also: laie

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle High German leie, leige, from Old High German laigo, a borrowing of Latin lāicus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

Laie m (genitive Laien, plural Laien, female Laiin)

  1. layman, layperson, amateur, nonprofessional (male or of unspecified sex)
  2. laic (nonclergyman) (male or of unspecified sex)

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Further readingEdit

  • Laie” in Duden online