amen Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “amen” in the English Dictionary

"amen" in British English

See all translations


uk   us   /ˌɑːˈmen/ /ˌeɪ-/ formal
said or ​sung at the end of a ​prayer or a ​religioussong to ​expressagreement with what has been said
(Definition of amen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"amen" in American English

See all translations

amenexclamation, noun [C]

 us   /ɑˈmen, eɪ-/
(said or ​sung at the end of some ​prayers or ​religioussongs) it is so You can say amen to show that you ​agreestrongly with something that someone has just said: “Two ​publicservice announcements will ​address the ​habit of ​runningredlights.” “Amen to that!”
(Definition of amen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amen”
in Spanish amén…
in Vietnamese Amen…
in Malaysian amin…
in Thai ขอให้เป็นเช่นนั้นเทอญ, สาธุ…
in French amen…
in German Amen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于祈祷或圣歌的结束,表示诚心许愿)阿门…
in Turkish amin…
in Russian аминь…
in Indonesian amin…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於祈禱或聖歌的結束,表示誠心許願)阿門…
in Polish amen…
What is the pronunciation of amen?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


(a plan showing) the subjects or books to be studied in a particular course, especially a course that leads to an exam

Word of the Day

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More