Omish
Amish \Am"ish\, n. sing. & pl. [Written also {Omish}.] (Eccl. Hist.) The Amish Mennonites. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Omish — Amish Am ish, a. [Written also {Omish}.] (Eccl. Hist.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the followers of Jacob Amman, a strict Mennonite of the 17th century, who even proscribed the use of buttons and shaving as worldly conformity . There are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amish — Am ish, n. sing. & pl. [Written also {Omish}.] (Eccl. Hist.) The Amish Mennonites. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amish — Am ish, a. [Written also {Omish}.] (Eccl. Hist.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the followers of Jacob Amman, a strict Mennonite of the 17th century, who even proscribed the use of buttons and shaving as worldly conformity . There are several …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Old Order Amish — Amish Am ish, a. [Written also {Omish}.] (Eccl. Hist.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the followers of Jacob Amman, a strict Mennonite of the 17th century, who even proscribed the use of buttons and shaving as worldly conformity . There are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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