Definitions of Amish terms and concepts.
This Amish glossary provides definitions of terms related to the Amish, with links to full articles where available.
- Amish virtue of humility. Contrasted with Hochmut (pride).
- Amish virtue of calmness, composure, and placidity.
- Amish concept meaning pride, arrogance, or haughtiness, which is to be carefully avoided.
- In a religious context, a formal decision by a denomination or congregation to cease all interaction with an individual or a group.