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lay·ette

 (lā-ĕt′)
n.
A set of clothing and bedding for a newborn child.

[French, from Old French, chest of drawers, diminutive of laie, box, from Middle Dutch laeye.]

layette

(leɪˈɛt)
n
a complete set of articles, including clothing, bedclothes, and other accessories, for a newborn baby
[C19: from French, from Old French, from laie, from Middle Dutch laege box]

lay•ette

(leɪˈɛt)

n.
an outfit of clothing, bedding, etc., for a newborn baby.
[1830–40; < French; Middle French laiete small coffer]

Layette

 an outfit and toilet materials for a baby or young child, 1874.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.layette - kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby
kit, outfit - gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
Translations

layette

[leɪˈet] Ncanastilla f, ajuar m

layette

[leɪˈɛt] nlayette f

layette

layette

[leɪˈɛt] ncorredino (per neonato)
References in classic literature ?
A graceful cradle of willow, with all its dainty furbishings, was laid upon the pyre, which had already been fed with the richness of a priceless layette. Then there were silk gowns, and velvet and satin ones added to these; laces, too, and embroideries; bonnets and gloves; for the corbeille had been of rare quality.
Contract awarded for Delivery of prepared school layettes for 1873 first grade students from polish schools in the national education system in ukraine, lithuania, latvia, belarus and the czech republic
Alongside with news about a "Layettes for love" drive and the polite plea for more volunteers, often we read the wonderfully encouraging news of a mom who chose life.
A specialist in the infant apparel industry, Paty is known for handmade baby gowns, layettes, and newborn sets.
is established in the infant apparel industry, and known for handmade baby gowns, layettes and newborn sets.
Layettes are essential for the 'new arrivals' and this season it offers a variety of lively, playful prints to choose from with the sets.
Often knew data from some elite forgotten, recovering objects that were part of layettes unknown, were discovered hygiene practices that have become obsolete or just recovering ordinary household objects used for table or kitchen.
The debut Babies "R" Us Spring/Summer Collection offers an adorable selection of stylish casuals, organic wear, cosy nightwear, layettes, comfortable underwear and trendy footwear for newborns to five year olds at prices starting at Dh10 ($2.72).
Baby Keba - 100% pima cotton organic baby clothes and layettes
The collection from Babies 'R' Us offers an adorable selection of stylish casuals, organic wear, cosy nightwear, layettes, comfortable underwear and trendy footwear for newborns to five-year olds at prices starting as low as Dh10.
Since 1994 Green Babies has been at the forefront of the natural and organic children's care movement, offering certified organic cotton layettes and clothing, wooden toys, and two natural parenting books.
We also provide material assistance with maternity clothes, baby and toddler clothes, diapers and layettes.