Amish

adjective
\ ˈä-mish , ˈa- , ˈā- \

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

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Amish noun

First Known Use of Amish

1831, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amish

probably from German amisch, from Jacob Amman or Amen flourished1693 Swiss Mennonite bishop

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Amish

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English Language Learners Definition of Amish

: 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

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