HyperDic: layperson

English > 1 sense of the word layperson:
NOUNperson layperson, layman, secularsomeone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
layperson > pronunciation
RhymesAdrenalin ... zeppelin / Zeppelin: 223 rhymes with ihn...
English > layperson: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who is not a clergyman or a professional person.
Synonymslayman, secular
Member oflaity, temporaltyIn Christianity, members of a religious community that do not have the priestly responsibilities of ordained clergy
Narrowerlay readerA layman who is authorized by the bishop to read parts of the service in an Anglican or Episcopal church
Broadercommoner, common man, common personA person who holds no title
Oppositeclergyman, reverend, man of the clothA member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
Spanishlaica, laico, lego, profano, secular, seglar
Catalanlaic, llec, profà, secular, seglar

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