Definitions of homer

  1. a base hit on which the batter scores a run Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. hit a home run Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. pigeon trained to return home Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. United States painter best known for his seascapes (1836-1910) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. A carrier pigeon remarkable for its ability to return home from a distance. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. See Hoemother. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A Hebrew measure containing, as a liquid measure, ten baths, equivalent to fifty-five gallons, two quarts, one pint; and, as a dry measure, ten ephahs, equivalent to six bushels, two pecks, four quarts. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A Hebrew measure containing as a liquid measure about 2 barrels, as a dry measure 8 bushels. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. A Hebrew measure, containing as a liquid measure, 75 gals., and as a dry, 32 pecks. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. A Hebrew measure containing about 75 gallons 5 pints liquid measure, or 8 bush. dry measure; also chomer. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. heap, the largest of dry measures, containing about 8 bushels or 1 quarter English = 10 ephahs ( Leviticus 27:16 ; Numbers 11:32 ) = a COR. (See OMER .) "Half a homer," a grain measure mentioned only in Hosea 3:2 . biblestudytools.com
  14. h[=o]'m[.e]r, n. a Hebrew measure of capacity, amounting to about 10 bushels and 3 gallons. [Heb. kh[=o]mer, a heap--kh[=a]mar, to swell up.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  15. Homing pigeon. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  16. The greatest of epic poets, author of the Iliad and Odyssey. The date of his birth is generally set at the eighth or ninth century B. C., but has been the subject of discussion among scholars, with various results, now inclining to a much earlier period,- as early as 1300 B. C., - in accordance with the general results of archaeological investigations. Warner's dictionary of authors ancient and modern
  17. n. [Hebrew] A Hebrew measure containing, as a liquid measure, seventy-five wine gallons, and, as a dry measure, eleven and one-ninth bushels. Cabinet Dictionary
  18. A measure of about three pints. Complete Dictionary

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