Amish

Definition of Amish

Am´ish
n. sing. &1.(Eccl. Hist.) The Amish Mennonites.
a.1.(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. A branch having particularly strict adherence to the Amish principles are called Old Order Amish

Related Words

Amish sect, Mennonite
Word:

Browse

Amidin
Amido
Amido acid
Amido formic acid
Amido group
amido-glutaric acid
Amidogen
Amidol
Amidships
Amidst
Amigo
Amine
aminoalkane
aminobenzine
Aminol
aminomethane
aminopyrine
Amioid
Amioidei
Amir
-Amish-
Amiss
Amissibility
Amissible
Amission
Amit
Amitosis
Amitotic
Amity
Amma
Ammeter
Ammiral
Ammite
ammobium
Ammodyte
Ammodytes
Ammodytidae
Ammonal
Ammonia
Ammoniac
Ammoniacal engine
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home