Definitions for omerˈoʊ mər; Heb. ɔˈmɛr
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o•merˈoʊ mər; Heb. ɔˈmɛr(n.)
an ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure, the tenth part of an ephah.
(usu. cap.) the period of 49 days from the second day of Passover to the first day of Shavuoth, a period of semimourning.
Origin of omer:
< Heb ‘ōmer
A dry measure of ancient Israel, one tenth of an ephah.
Origin: From עמר.
Omer is a city in Arenac County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 313. Though self-proclaimed through signage on US 23 as "Michigan's Smallest City," it is actually the second-smallest city in the state as of the 2010 census. The smallest city distinction as of 2010 belongs to Lake Angelus in northern Oakland County, with a population of 290.
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