What does the word amen mean?

Usage examples for amen

  1. Perhaps recalling in an instant, the ill deeds done by that body while it was alive, she seemed to doubt if her supplications were heard, and the doubt her words would not frame, passed into the intonation of the last amen, murmured at the Madeleine, by children's voices. – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  2. " Amen," O'Hara devoutedly agreed. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  3. " Amen," said Baker softly. – The Image and the Likeness by John Scott Campbell