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Variant of Amun.


(Non-European Myth & Legend) Egyptian myth a variant spelling of Amen


(ˈeɪˈmɛn, ˈɑˈmɛn)

1. it is so; so be it (used after a prayer, creed, or other formal statement to express solemn ratification or agreement).
2. an utterance of the interjection “amen.”
3. an expression of concurrence or assent: The committee gave its amen to the proposal.
[before 1000; Middle English, Old English < Late Latin < Greek < Hebrew āmēn]


or A•mon

(ˈɑ mən)

a primeval Egyptian deity, worshiped, esp. at Thebes, as the personification of air or breath and represented as either a ram or a goose: later identified with Amen-Ra.
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Noun1.Amon - a primeval Egyptian personification of air and breathAmon - a primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath; worshipped especially at Thebes
Egyptian deity - a deity worshipped by the ancient Egyptians
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