אמן

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Arabic آمين (ʾāmīn) and Syriac ܐܡܝܢ ('āmēyn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

אָמֵן (amén)

  1. so be it
  2. surely
  3. truth
  4. faith
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

אָמָּן (ománm

  1. Defective spelling of אומן.

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew אָמֵן (amén).

Interjection[edit]

אמן! (omeyn!)

  1. amen!