Ammanite

noun

Am·​man·​ite
ˈaməˌnīt
plural -s
: an Amish Mennonite

Word History

Etymology

Jacob Ammann †before 1730 Swiss Mennonite elder + -ite entry 1

First Known Use

1888, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Ammanite was in 1888

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“Ammanite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ammanite. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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