homer definition

  • noun:
    • Baseball a property run.
    • A homing pigeon.
    • A unit of capability employed by the old Hebrews, add up to 10 ephahs (about 10 bushels) or 10 bathrooms (about 100 gallons). Also known as kor.
    • An ancient Hebrew measure of capability, add up to ten ephahs or ten baths, and about corresponding to ten or eleven bushels.
    • A four-base hit; a house run
    • A homing pigeon
    • someone who is extremely specialized in his preferred staff.
    • A carrier pigeon remarkable for the capability to get back residence from a distance.
    • See hoemother.
    • A Hebrew measure containing, as a liquid measure, ten baths, equal to fifty-five gallons, two quarts, one pint; and, as a dry measure, ten ephahs, comparable to six bushels, two pecks, four quarts.
    • Same as house run.
    • A pigeon trained to fly residence from a distance; a homing pigeon.
    • The basking-shark, Cetorhinus maximus.
    • A Hebrew measure, containing 75 gallons and 5 pints wine-measure. As a dry measure it absolutely was equal to 10 ephahs, or bushels. Also written chomer and gomer.
    • In base-ball, property run.
    • an ancient Hebrew product of ability equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs
    • United States painter most commonly known for his seascapes (1836-1910)
    • pigeon trained to return house
    • ancient Greek epic poet who's thought to have written the Iliad therefore the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)
    • a base hit which the batter scores a run
  • verb-intransitive:
    • Baseball hitting a property run: homered into the 5th inning.
  • verb:
    • getting a four-base hit; to have a property run.
    • hit property run

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