amen definition

  • interjection:
    • applied at the end of a prayer or a statement to state assent or endorsement.
    • a manifestation of strong agreement.
    • a manifestation utilized at the end of prayers, and meaning, So be it. At the conclusion of a creed, its a solemn asseveration of belief. With regards to presents a declaration, it is equal to really, verily.
  • adverb:
    • After Judeo-Christian prayers: therefore be it.
    • After a creed or in Biblical translations: truly, verily.
  • noun:
    • a case of saying ‘amen’.
    • A title of Christ; the Faithful One (especially with reference to Revelation 3:14)
    • He who's real and faithful: retained inside Bible from initial, as a title of Christ.
    • An expression of concurrence or assent; an assertion of belief.
    • The concluding word or work; end; summary.
    • a primeval Egyptian personification of air and air; worshipped particularly at Thebes
  • verb:
    • to state Amen.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To say Amen to; to sanction totally.
  • others:
    • Verily; certainly: retained within the Bible from the initial.
    • It is therefore; after a prayer or wish, be it therefore: a concluding formula utilized as a solemn expression of concurrence in an official statement or confession of belief, or perhaps in a prayer or wish.
    • only finishing formula.
    • To ratify solemnly; state amen to; approve.
    • To say the final word to; end; finish.

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