Homer

Homer [N] [S]

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 .

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Homer". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Homer [N] [E]

[WEIGHTS AND MEASURES]


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Homer'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

HOMER

ho'-mer (chomer):

A dry measure containing about 11 bushels. It was equal to 10 ephas.

See WEIGHTS AND MEASURES.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'HOMER'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.