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Amish British & World English

The members of a strict Mennonite sect founded by the Swiss preacher Jakob Amman (or Amen) (circa 1645-circa 1730). Now living mainly in Pennsylvania and Ohio, the Amish migrated to North America from circa 1720

Amish New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

strict US Mennonite sect

Amish Country British & World English

Name for areas, chiefly in southeastern Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio, that are inhabited by the Amish