ley /ˈli, ˈle/
Ley n. [Obs.] See Lye.
Ley n. Grass or meadow land; a lea.
Ley, a. Fallow; unseeded. [Obs.]
Ley, n. Law.
Ley v. t. & i. To lay; to wager. [Obs.]
Lye n. [Written also lie and ley.]
1. A strong caustic alkaline solution of potassium salts, obtained by leaching wood ashes. It is much used in making soap, etc.
n : a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for
grazing by livestock [syn: pasture, pastureland, grazing