Laic in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is laic a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word laic is a Scrabble US word. The word laic is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

L1A1I1C3

Is laic a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word laic is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

L1A1I1C3

Is laic a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word laic is a Words With Friends word. The word laic is worth 8 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

L2A1I1C4

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Valid words made from Laic

You can make 7 words from 'laic' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'laic'

LAIC 6 

3 letters words from 'laic'

AIL 3LAC 5

2 letters words from 'laic'

AI 2AL 2
LA 2LI 2

All 4 letters words made out of laic

laic alic liac ilac ailc ialc laci alci lcai clai acli cali lica ilca lcia clia icla cila aicl iacl acil cail ical cial

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word laic. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in laic.

Definitions and meaning of laic

laic

Alternative forms

  • laick (obsolete)

Etymology

From French laïque, from Latin laĭcus (common people), from Ancient Greek λαός (laós).

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈleɪ.ɪk/
    Rhymes: -eɪɪk

Noun

laic (plural laics)

  1. A layperson, as opposed to a member of the clergy.

Adjective

laic (comparative more laic, superlative most laic)

  1. Lay, relating to laypersons, as opposed to clerical.
    • 1644, John Milton, Aeropagitica
      And in conclusion it reflects to the disrepute of our ministers ... [that] they should still be frequented with such an unprincipled, unedified and laic rabble, as that the whiff of every new pamphlet should stagger them out of their catechism and Christian walking.

Anagrams

  • -ical, Cail, Cali, Laci

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin laĭcus (common people), from Ancient Greek λαός (laós).

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈlajk/

Adjective

laic (feminine laica, masculine plural laics, feminine plural laiques)

  1. laic, secular

Noun

laic m (plural laics, feminine laica)

  1. layperson

Further reading

  • “laic” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “laic” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “laic” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “laic” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Iu Mien

Etymology

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *-rajH (sharp). Cognate with White Hmong zuag.

Adjective

laic 

  1. sharp

Source: wiktionary.org
  • pertaining to lay people rather than clergy.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)