piety - Dictionary definition and meaning for word piety
Pie+tea if we get a pie and a tea when we are hungry we thank god and devout to him. Or else when we need them we devout to god...
piety for the deity(god)
Piety sounds like mighty, the mighty lord or god.
pi(legs) + ety(deity) >>> we take blessing of GOD(deity) by bowing towards the legs of the idol.. so we are RELIGIOUS..
Remember as if it has something to do with deity. Piety & deity.
Praying to Mighty i.e. mighty God;so respect shown to God