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Localy vs. Locally: What's the Difference?

Edited by Sumera Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on September 14, 2023
"Localy" is an incorrect spelling, while "Locally" is the correct adverbial form indicating something related to a specific area or place.

Which is correct: Localy or Locally

How to spell Locally?

Localy is Incorrect

Locally is Correct

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Key Differences

The word "local" with the suffix “-ly” makes "locally."
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Sep 09, 2023
Recall similar adverbs like "personally" or "generally" for the "-ally" ending pattern.
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Sep 09, 2023
Think of "location," and remember the "a" before the "l."
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Sep 09, 2023
"Local" businesses are everywhere, just like the 'a' in "locally."
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Sep 09, 2023
A "locale" is a place, and "locally" tells how something relates to that place.
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Sep 09, 2023
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Localy and Locally Definitions

Localy

Localy is an incorrect spelling of Locally.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

In or relating to a particular area or neighborhood.
The fruit was sourced locally.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

With respect to local features.
Locally, the weather seems to change every hour.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

Involving local entities or establishments.
The event was locally organized.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

In a specific position or direction.
The damage was localized locally on the vehicle.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

Indicating a localized manner or characteristic.
The disease spreads locally before it becomes widespread.
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Sep 05, 2023

Locally

Of, relating to, or characteristic of a particular place
A local custom.
The local slang.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

Of or relating to a city, town, or district rather than a larger area
State and local government.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

Not broad or general; not widespread
Local outbreaks of flu.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

Of or affecting a specific part of the body
A local infection.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

Making all possible or scheduled stops on a route; not express
A local train.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

A public conveyance that makes several intermediate stops before the final destination is reached
Changed trains to a local.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

A local chapter or branch of an organization, especially of a labor union.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

A local anesthetic.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

(Informal) A person from a particular locality.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

With respect to place; in place.
These things are locally separated.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

In or from the local area.
We live locally.
In this shop we only sell products farmed locally.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

(medicine) In a restricted part of the body.
To be applied locally
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

Within a sufficiently small sphere (or circle or interval) around a given point (sometimes, around any point).
Locally Euclidean
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

With respect to place; in place; as, to be locally separated or distant.
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

By a particular locality;
It was locally decided
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Sep 04, 2023

Locally

To a restricted area of the body;
Apply this medicine topically
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Sep 04, 2023

FAQs

What is the pronunciation of Locally?

Locally is pronounced as /ˈloʊ.kə.li/.
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Sep 09, 2023

Which vowel is used before Locally?

The vowel "a" is used before the final "lly" in "locally."
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Sep 09, 2023

Why is it called Locally?

It's called "locally" because it describes actions or qualities relating to a specific area or place.
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Sep 09, 2023

What is the singular form of Locally?

"Locally" is an adverb and doesn't have a singular or plural form.
Harlon Moss
Sep 09, 2023

Which conjunction is used with Locally?

Any conjunction can be used with "locally," like "and" or "but," depending on the sentence.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 09, 2023

What is the plural form of Locally?

Adverbs don't have plural forms, so "locally" remains "locally."
Sara Rehman
Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally an abstract noun?

No, "locally" is not an abstract noun.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 09, 2023

What is the verb form of Locally?

"Locally" is an adverb and doesn't have a verb form. The related verb might be "localize."
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Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally a negative or positive word?

"Locally" is neutral; its connotation depends on the context.
Janet White
Sep 09, 2023

What is the root word of Locally?

The root word is "local."
Harlon Moss
Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally a vowel or consonant?

"Locally" is a word composed of both vowels and consonants.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 09, 2023

Which preposition is used with Locally?

Prepositions like "in" or "by" can be used, e.g., "produced in locally" or "known by locally."
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Sep 09, 2023

Which article is used with Locally?

Generally, no specific article is paired with "locally" as it's an adverb. However, in some contexts, "the" might precede a noun modified by "locally."
Janet White
Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally a collective noun?

No, "locally" is not a collective noun.
Janet White
Sep 09, 2023

How many syllables are in Locally?

"Locally" has three syllables.
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Sep 09, 2023

How do we divide Locally into syllables?

"Locally" is divided as lo-cal-ly.
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Sep 09, 2023

What is a stressed syllable in Locally?

The first syllable "lo-" is stressed in "locally."
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Sep 09, 2023

What is the second form of Locally?

"Locally" doesn't have verb forms.
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Sep 09, 2023

What is the third form of Locally?

"Locally" doesn't have verb forms.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally a noun or adjective?

"Locally" is neither a noun nor an adjective; it's an adverb.
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Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally an adverb?

Yes, "locally" is an adverb.
Janet White
Sep 09, 2023

What is the first form of Locally?

"Locally" doesn't have verb forms. The related noun is "local."
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Sep 09, 2023

What part of speech is Locally?

"Locally" is an adverb.
Sara Rehman
Sep 09, 2023

What is another term for Locally?

A synonymous term might be "regionally."
Harlon Moss
Sep 09, 2023

What is the opposite of Locally?

The opposite could be "globally" or "internationally."
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Sep 09, 2023

How is Locally used in a sentence?

"The produce sold at the market is sourced locally."
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Sep 09, 2023

Is Locally a countable noun?

"Locally" is not a noun, so it isn't countable.
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Sep 09, 2023

Is the Locally term a metaphor?

By itself, "locally" is not a metaphor, but it can be used in metaphorical expressions.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 09, 2023

Is the word Locally imperative?

No, "locally" is not in the imperative form.
Sara Rehman
Sep 09, 2023

Which determiner is used with Locally?

Determiners are typically not used directly with adverbs like "locally."
Janet White
Sep 09, 2023
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