Piet vs Pious - What's the difference?
As a proper noun piet
is : short form of (l)
As an adjective pious is
of or pertaining to piety, exhibiting piety, devout, godfearing.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* piot, pyet, pyot
- We teach Blacke-birds, Starlins, Ravens, Piots , and Parots to chat.
Of or pertaining to piety, exhibiting piety, devout, godfearing.
* 2014, (Paul Salopek), Blessed. Cursed. Claimed. , National Geographic (December 2014)[http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/12/pilgrim-roads/salopek-text]
- Its male residents dress like crows: heavy black suits, black Borsalino hats, the old grandfathers hugely whiskered and the boys in peot, the curled sidelocks of the pious .
* Sometimes used pejoratively, in the sense of "mistaken" or "false" piety, as in "pious errors", "pious frauds".
* reverent, reverential, dutiful, religious, devout, godly
* (of or pertaining to piety) impious, independent, profane