Definition of parvity in English:

parvity

noun

  • Smallness. Now only in "parvity of matter": triviality, especially of a sin or crime.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Tobias Venner (1577–1660), physician and medical writer. From classical Latin parvitās smallness, insignificance from parvus little + -tās.

Pronunciation

parvity

/ˈpɑːvɪti/