Character 4
Hyphenation a men
Pronunciations /eɪˈmɛn/

Definitions and meanings of "Amen"

What do we mean by amen?

Used at the end of a prayer or a statement to express assent or approval. interjection

To ratify solemnly; say amen to; approve.

To say the last word to; end; finish.

Verily; truly: retained in the Bible from the original.

It is so; after a prayer or wish, be it so: a concluding formula used as a solemn expression of concurrence in a formal statement or confession of faith, or in a prayer or wish.

A mere concluding formula.

He who is true and faithful: retained in the Bible from the original, as a title of Christ. noun

An expression of concurrence or assent; an assertion of belief. noun

The concluding word or act; end; conclusion. noun

To say Amen to; to sanction fully. transitive verb

An expression used at the end of prayers, and meaning, So be it. At the end of a creed, it is a solemn asseveration of belief. When it introduces a declaration, it is equivalent to truly, verily. interjection

To approve warmly; to concur in heartily or emphatically; to ratify; as, I say Amen to all. interjection

At the end of Judeo-Christian prayers: so be it. adverb

At the end of a creed or in Biblical translations: truly, verily. adverb

An expression of strong agreement. interjection

An instance of saying ‘amen’. noun

A title of Christ; the Faithful One (especially with reference to Revelation 3:14) noun

To say Amen. verb

A primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath; worshipped especially at Thebes noun

An instance of saying ‘amen’.

A title of Christ; the Faithful One (especially with reference to Revelation 3:14)

The word amen is a declaration of affirmation. Urban Dictionary

The word Amen in Egyptian use 1. Amen (Amon, Amun, Ammon, Amoun, Amen-Ra,) The King of the Egyptian gods. He was the personification of the unknown and hidden powers of creation. Amon was the Vizier of the poor, protected the weak from the strong and was the upholder of Justice. Worshippers who requested favors from Amen were required to confess their sins prior or otherwise show their worthiness. This God himself was said to be "hidden". When shown in seated form, The god Amen holds the scepter of ruler-ship in one hand, and the symbol of life in the other. Amen's female counterpart and consort was Ament (aka Amaunet, Mut). As Thoth, Amen was one of the eight primary Egyptian gods of Creation. Initially the God of Thebes, Amon became the promenent god in the Upper Eygpt kingdom, following a period of conquest by the 11th Dynasy's Princes. According to later traditions, Amon was a self created god. Political maneuverings by the priests and certain nobles eventually destroyed Amon's popularity among the people, (from movements in Thutmosis IV's reign, until it came to a head in Akhetaten's reign when that pharaoh began a campaign to remove the name Amon from all public places. Tutankhamon tried to restore the old gods, however for Amon, this was only marginally successful as the country focused on the Osirian Gods.) 2. The Eygptian root of Amen is "Hidden" and was common usage in texts of all the Egyptian periods to infer: What was hidden, what can not be seen, what is not seen, and similar usage. 3. In Ptolemaic period the name Amen was connected with the root "men" (meaning: to be permanent, eternal, to abide). Urban Dictionary

A term that originally comes from the Hebrew word "Emet" (truth). It is not from Arabic, the Arabic word has been originated from the Hebrew one. It is often mentioned in both Jewish and Christian prayers. The Christian use of the word was inherited from the Jewish tradition of using it in prayers, pretty much like the word Hallelujah ("praise God" in Hebrew). In Israel, it is sometimes used as a slang in everyday speech. The term has two meanings: 1) What you just said, is the truth. 2) I wish that what you just said, will become the truth. Urban Dictionary

Ey-men, ah-men 1. It is so, or so be it. Usually used after a prayer, but also used as an affirmation after a statement by someone else. 2. A title for Jesus Christ (Revelation 3:14) meaning Truth. Urban Dictionary

A sampled drum loop of the Winston Brothers. Mostly used for drum'n'bass. Urban Dictionary

Has a big cock, big muscles and a right opinion on everything Urban Dictionary

The word Amen is a word used by Muslims and Christians. Muslims used the word first and was pronouced Ameen. after the Christians got a hold of it, it became Amen. Muslims to this day say Ameen, Christians say Amen. (Ameen and Amen are both said at the end of both the Muslim and Christian version of Grace) Urban Dictionary

The American Museum of Natural History, in New York City. From the initials AMNH and the fact that one thanks G-d that there is such a fine cultural institution in New York. Urban Dictionary

A calm and biblical way to end a conversation or a peaceful way to say rip as well Urban Dictionary

Usually used in a church setting or after a prayer. Formal for "true dat" Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Amen

The word "amen" in example sentences

Then again, he did use the word "mellifluous" just for flare -- maybe saying, "amen" is just some literary device we don't understand yet ... ❋ Unknown (2008)

Hell if you go back and look at the comments you will see ALL of what you term his amen corner saying he should write about G Gordon Liddy whom IS an equivalent of Bill Ayers instead of continuing to get on the tireswing and yearn for the McCain of old. ❋ Unknown (2008)

The word amen means truly, certainly, so be it -- from the verb to confirm, to establish, to be true. ❋ Unknown (1949)

This Christian soldier thing has to stop before everyone gets killed in Jesus name amen! ❋ Unknown (2007)

In consequence of Mrs. Snagsby looking deeply edified, Mr. Snagsby thinks it expedient on the whole to say amen, which is well received. ❋ Unknown (2007)

I call those things that be not as though they are, in Jesus name amen and amen. ❋ Angelbaby67 (2007)

It will doubtless be looked upon as heresy for a children's librarian to own that she has a deal of sympathy for the down-trodden adult of the present; that there have been moments when she has even gone so far as to say an "amen" -- under her breath -- to the librarian who, after a day of vexations at the hands of the exasperating young person represented in our current social writings as a much-sinned-against innocent, wrathfully exploded, "Children ought to be put in a barrel and fed through the bung till they are twenty-one years old!" ❋ Unknown (1917)

In consequence of Mr.. Snagsby looking deeply edified, Mr. Snagsby thinks it expedient on the whole to say amen, which is well received. ❋ Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 (1853)

I simply prayed, "Jesus I command this sprang foot to be healed and the pain to leave right now in Jesus name amen" … he then immediately checked his foot to see if there was still pain when standing a certain way … and he was shocked, it was totally healed! ❋ Jaeson (2010)

Not "showing favoritism" means that he will continue to fund religious groups, the very thing his base has railed against. amen, which is why I contend that there are ZERO centrist dems - nt Mike, is it wrong to think that WW IV started while the cold war was still going? ❋ Unknown (2009)

Elected Democrats are The Enemy. amen, which is why I contend that there are ZERO centrist dems - nt Mike, is it wrong to think that WW IV started while the cold war was still going? ❋ Unknown (2009)

When some people questioned how Obama could have sat in that cesspool of a church for a thousand Sundays, Obama said that anyone who would ask such a rude question was obviously a racist, knowing full well that the MSM, aka the amen corner, could be counted on not only to parrot his words, but to clap hands and shout "Hallelujah!" ❋ Unknown (2009)

Maybe the senator needs to pass that bottle around in the morning, too. amen, which is why I contend that there are ZERO centrist dems - nt ❋ Unknown (2009)

"If we were in church I'd say 'amen' [to him being the] cornerstone," Mr. Johnson said. ❋ Kevin Clark (2010)

It's Friday, laws yes, hallelujah, can I get an 'amen'? ❋ Isisinvinyl (2009)

[Amen to that]! ❋ Khalyd (2013)

1. Amen-Ra, Amen-Thoth. 2. The true name and form of [Ra] is [amen] from [mortals]. 3. [Amen] is eternal. ❋ RickyB (2007)

Examples to the two meanings of the word: 1) (in a jewish [synagogue]) [Rabbi]: And so the God of Israel has freed his nation from slavery in Egypt. Jew: [Amen]. (It is the truth) 2) John: ...And so, we will crush the other team in this football game! Bob: Amen!! (It will be the truth) ❋ Urban_Fellow (2007)

All [the people] [said] "amen." ❋ Musdan77 (2009)

[Damn] that amen was [slammin']! ❋ DR (2003)

amen is [so sexy] [OMG]! ❋ Sexy_nigga_101 (2021)

Muslim: In the name of god, most [gracious], most [merciful], [ameen]. Christian:Thank the lord in heaven for this food amen. ❋ DEATH5089 (2006)

I love to go to amen just to see the Hall of [Dinosaurs] and the Hall of [Minerals] and [Gems]. ❋ Pentozali (2013)

[marty] : "[bible study] session [babes]" robald : "cant make it hottie" dylan : "amen" ❋ Undercover Penis Lover (2020)

Person 1: "This is the [flyest] album [lil Wayne] has ever put out!" Person 2: "[Amen]!" ❋ RacecarDriver (2009)

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