variants or amin
plural -s
: a confidential agent
especially : a minor official of the judicial and revenue departments

Word History


Hindi amīn, from Arabic

First Known Use

1616, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ameen was in 1616

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“Ameen.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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