Amish

Amish Glossary

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This Amish glossary provides definitions of terms related to the Amish, with links to full articles where available.

Demut
Amish virtue of humility.
Gelassenheit
Amish virtue of calmness, composure, and placidity.
Hochmut
Amish concept meaning pride, arrogance, or haughtiness.
shunning
In a religious context, a formal decision by a denomination or congregation to cease all interaction with an individual or a group.
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Title Amish Glossary
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 3, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/amish/glossary
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MLA Citation “Amish Glossary.” ReligionFacts.com. 3 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/amish/glossary>