One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In the Amish community: an unwritten but strictly upheld code of behaviour, reviewed and updated twice yearly by the church's leaders and subject to endorsement by its members.
1920s; earliest use found in Mennonite Quarterly Review. From German Ordnung order (Old High German ordinunga from ordinōn (from classical Latin ōrdināre) + -unga), via specifically use in Pennsylvania German.
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