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Origin of amen
Words nearby amen
Definition for amens (2 of 2)
noun Egyptian Mythology.
Example sentences from the Web for amens
The pastor preached and prayed, the men and women answered with deep, groaning "Amens."When It Was Dark|Guy Thorne
It may all go off in comfortable feeling, in enthusiastic prayers and ‘Amens!’
Amens does help we-all a powerful lot when we's wrastlin' wid we-all's sperrits.Peggy Stewart at School|Gabrielle E. Jackson
But as for you, Master Tookey, you'd better stick to your 'Amens': your voice is well enough when you keep it up in your nose.
A murmur of approval went round the assembly, and a few open "amens" broke forth as the unctuous old ecclesiastic sat down.The Uncalled|Paul Laurence Dunbar