Definition of Amish. Meaning of Amish. Synonyms of Amish

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Definition of Amish

Amish
Amish Am"ish, n. pl. [Written also Omish.] (Eccl. Hist.) The Amish Mennonites.
Amish
Amish Am"ish, a. [Written also Omish.] (Eccl. Hist.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the followers of Jacob Amman, a strict Mennonite of the 17th century, who even proscribed the use of buttons and shaving as ``worldly conformity'. There are several branches of Amish Mennonites in the United States.

Meaning of Amish from wikipedia

- The Amish (/ˈɑːmɪʃ/; Pennsylvania German: Amisch; German: Amische) are a group of traditionalist Christian church fellowships with Swiss German Anabaptist...
- Amish Tripathi (born 18 October 1974) is an Indian diplomat, columnist and author, known for his novels The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the Nagas...
- that had a significant Amish po****tion. Following are po****tions by state per the results. The data for 1992 are from "Amish Studies - The Young Center"...
- Amish Mennonites came into existence through reform movements among North-American Amish mainly between 1862 and 1878. These Amish moved away from the...
- shooting occurred at the West Nickel Mines School, an Amish one-room schoolhouse in the Old Order Amish community of Nickel Mines, a village in Bart Township...
- Amish families and communities maintain a more primitive lifestyle than the surrounding culture. Amish believe large families are a blessing from God....
- hopping around" ("Rumspringen" in modern German), used in some Amish communities. The Amish, a subsect of the Anabaptist Christian movement, intentionally...
- As time has p****ed, the Amish have felt pressures from the modern world. Their traditional rural way of life is becoming more different from the modern...
- Subgroups of Amish developed over the years, as Amish churches have divided many times over doctrinal disputes. The 'Old Order' Amish, a conservative faction...
- Swartzentruber Amish are the most well-known and one of the largest and the most conservative subgroups of Old Order Amish. Swartzentruber Amish are considered...
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