Definitions for omerˈoʊ mər; Heb. ɔˈmɛr

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o•merˈoʊ mər; Heb. ɔˈmɛr(n.)

  1. an ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure, the tenth part of an ephah.

    Category: Judaism

  2. (usu. cap.) the period of 49 days from the second day of Passover to the first day of Shavuoth, a period of semimourning.

    Category: Judaism

Origin of omer:

< Heb ‘ōmer


  1. omer(Noun)

    A dry measure of ancient Israel, one tenth of an ephah.

  2. Origin: From עמר.


  1. Omer

    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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