noun, plural com·mon·al·ties.
Examples from the Web for commonalty
He was the sense of the commonalty carried to its highest degree.Harold, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
The corporation, which was prescriptive, was entitled the mayor, jurats and commonalty of Folkestone.
And is not equality a product of that same Revolution which was brought on by the commonalty, the middle classes?The Ego and His Own|Max Stirner
For in an upper room there was business of great folk, and the commonalty must keep its distance.The Path of the King|John Buchan
The Director was not obliged, as they say, to call the commonalty immediately together.Narrative of New Netherland|Various