Layn vs Laya - What's the difference?

layn | laya |

As a verb layn

is (judaism) to read from the torah scroll during a jewish prayer service.

As a noun laya is

(music) the term for tempo in indian music.




(en verb)
  • (Judaism) To read from the Torah scroll during a Jewish prayer service.
  • * It is proper that he who makes the bracha should also be the one to layn .
  • * Ruthie learned to layn (read the Torah) and both participated fully in the services.
  • References

    * [ Torah Layning Corps] * [ Should the person who gets an aliyah to the Torah also layn (read from the Torah)?] * [ Jewish Tribune - Toronto Partnership Minyan continues to grow]




  • (music) The term for tempo in Indian music.
  • See also

    * tala * matra ----