• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Omer A Hebrew measure, the tenth of an ephah. See Ephah.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n omer A handful of grain: a sheaf.
    • n omer A Hebrew dry measure equal to the tenth part of an ephah, or 3½ quarts.
    • n omer A handful of grain; a sheaf.
    • n omer A Hebrew dry measure equal to the tenth part of an ephah.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Omer ō′mėr a Hebrew dry measure containing about half a gallon, 1⁄10 ephah.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Homer


In literature:

The most favourable area for detraining appears to be that of St. Omer-Hazebrouck.
"1914" by John French, Viscount of Ypres
His life was spared, but the youth was banished to St. Omer, a little town on the coast.
"The Red Romance Book" by Various
On November 12 the Brigade entrained at Elverdinghe station and were taken through St. Omer to Watten station.
"Q.6.a and Other places" by Francis Buckley
Then he made his way to the northern coast to St. Omer's Camp.
"Hugh, Bishop of Lincoln" by Charles L. Marson
Tell Omer what I say.
"Nobody's Girl" by Hector Malot
The detail of St. Omer came, probably, from a confusion of the name with Saumur.
"William Penn" by George Hodges
GEORGE G. OMERLY, 616 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
"Harper's Young People, September 21, 1880" by Various
At this time the sees of St. Omer and Boulogne were founded.
"The Cathedrals of Northern France" by Francis Miltoun
The deposed king, Childeric III., was shut up in the convent of St. Omer.
"History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)" by John William Draper
Pagans they remained till 630, when Dagobert got St. Omer to win them back.
"The Christian Church in These Islands before the Coming of Augustine" by George Forrest Browne
We're to evacuate to the Base Hospital at St. Omer.
"Dave Dawson at Dunkirk" by Robert Sydney Bowen
St. Omer has now privilege as a fortified town.
"Jack Hinton The Guardsman" by Charles James Lever
The priests trained at St Omers, would in fact have become a corps of spies, decoys, and conspirators in the service of France.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 355, May 1845" by Various
Lastly, an omer of manna was to be kept throughout all generations, before the Testimony.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus" by G. A. Chadwick
St Omer, France, on the 28th of February 1824.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
The southern towns of Douai and St Omer at the same time furnished polemical works in English.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2" by Various
At St. Omer the authorities at first objected to having them, but now they have taken over the whole of the Red Cross and A.S.C.
"The Sword of Deborah" by F. Tennyson Jesse
Il en partit le 19, et alla a Sainct Omer, ou il trouva la duchesse.
"The Boke of Noblesse" by Unknown
France, department of Pas de Calais, 10 miles south-east of St. Omer.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
Instruction was more carefully attended to, and a good system of drill and tactics was elaborated at the camp of St Omer.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 6" by Various

In news:

Omer Asik tries to steal the ball from 76ers forward.
Omer Asik's ascension to one of the better centers in the Western Conference doesn't surprise many on the Chicago Bulls.
The business will operate under the name KarLiftSolutions by Omer N.A Inc. Omer North America launches operations.
Omer Edmond Yandell, 84, of Wister died Saturday, July 16, 2011, in Wister.
Omer was born Aug 9, 1926, to George Franklin and Lucy (Jones) Yandell.
Omer was a veteran of the US Army where he served in WWII.
The Art of Omer Fast.
Anchor Point resident Omer Ray Floyd, 62, died Nov 9, 2002, at his home.
Get the latest updated stats for Houston Rockets center Omer Asik on
Paul Renaud, chief executive of OMERS Private Equity.
For OMERS Private Equity (OPE), innovation is best described as a channel for value creation.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Omer and Eva (Dubois) Beaudry.
Would you pay Omer Asik almost $25 million over the next three seasons.
Call to the Unsaved By Arley Steinhour 051812 (Day 41 of Omer, Lyyar 26, 5772).
Houston Rockets center Omer Asik (3) has his shot rejected by the Portland Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard, right, and Nicolas Batum during overtime on Friday.

In science:

The authors thank Nati Linial, Roy Meshulam, and Omer Angel for helpful conversations.
The fundamental group of random 2-complexes
Omer Angel: angel at math dot ubc dot ca Alexander E.
Random Subnetworks of Random Sorting Networks
The author would like to acknowledge helpful conversations with Omer Adelman, Nathalie Eisenbaum and Haya Kaspi.
Relative complexity of random walks in random sceneries
Acknowledgements: I’d like to thank Amos Nevo for asking me whether Theorem 1.1 is true and for several motivating discussions and Yuri Lima, Yair Hartman and Omer Tamuz for discovering an error in a previous version.
Random walks on random coset spaces with applications to Furstenberg entropy
The authors also thank Omer Bobrowski for pointing out a mistake in the original version of the paper.
Limit theorems for Betti numbers of random simplicial complexes
Z2 and the mirror model The following observation relating the behavior of GRW on Z2 to the mirror model is due to Omer Angel.
Greedy Random Walk
An interesting result in this direction is a recent result of Omer Angel and Yariv Yaari.
Greedy Random Walk
Omer Angel has proved that, on a regular tree of degree at least five, and for a certain interval of values of T , the random stirring model with parameter T on the tree has infinite cycles almost surely.
Infinite cycles in the random stirring model on trees
Our analysis of the random stirring model exploits a closely related dependent random walk that Omer Angel in called the cyclic-time random walk.
Sharp phase transition in the random stirring model on trees
Omer Tamuz is supported by ISF grant 1300/08, and is a recipient of the Google Europe Fellowship in Social Computing, and this research is supported in part by this Google Fellowship.
An Abramov formula for stationary spaces of discrete groups
We independently found G1 and G2 analysing the results obtained through exhaustive exploration of some examples of these Welch arrays; later we found that these kinds of algebraic permutations were used on Quadratic residue arrays by B ¨omer et al , and on two dimensional Costas and sonar arrays .
Algebraic symmetries of generic $(m+1)$ dimensional periodic Costas arrays
Things complicated even further when Sharov419 , Omer et al.335 , and Clark110 found evidence for secondary peaks in the density profiles of several clusters.
From Messier to Abell: 200 years of science with galaxy clusters
In the works and Bernard ¨Omer introduced the first quantum programming language QCL.
Generalised quantum weakest preconditions
Omer B.: Classical Concepts in Quantum Programming, Int. J. of The.
Generalised quantum weakest preconditions
Omer ; he also implemented a simulator for this language. A quantum programming language in the style of Dijkstra’s guarded-command language, qGCL, was presented by Sanders and Zuliani . A quantum extension of C++ was proposed by Bettelli et al , and it was implemented in the form of a C++ library.
Hoare Logic for Quantum Programs