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Amish

adjective \ˈä-mish, ˈa-, ˈā-\

: of or relating to a Christian religious group whose members settled in America chiefly in the 18th century and continue to live in a traditional way on farms

Full Definition of AMISH

:  of or relating to a strict sect of Mennonites who were followers of Amman and settled in America chiefly in the 18th century
Amish noun
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Origin of AMISH

probably from German amisch, from Jacob Amman or Amen fl1693 Swiss Mennonite bishop
First Known Use: 1844

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