amen corner

noun

: a conspicuous corner in a church occupied by fervent worshippers

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amen corner was circa 1848

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“Amen corner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amen%20corner. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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