amen /ɑːˈmɛn, eɪˈmɛn/


I. exclamation

1. uttered at the end of a prayer or hymn, meaning ‘so be it’.
2. used to express agreement or assent

amen to that!
II. noun

an utterance of ‘amen’.
– origin Old English, from ecclesiastical Latin, from Greek amēn, from Hebrew ‘āmēn ‘truth, certainty’, used adverbially as expression of agreement, and adopted in the Septuagint as a solemn expression of belief or affirmation.

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