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Variant of Amun.
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(Non-European Myth & Legend) Egyptian myth a variant spelling of Amen
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1. it is so; so be it (used after a prayer, creed, or other formal statement to express solemn ratification or agreement).n.
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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