Homer

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See also: homer, omer, and Homér

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Homērus, from Ancient Greek Ὅμηρος (Hómēros).

Proper noun[edit]

Homer (countable and uncountable, plural Homers)

  1. Ancient Greek poet; author of the Iliad and the Odyssey
  2. A male given name from Ancient Greek.
  3. A town, the county seat of Banks County, Georgia, United States.
  4. A town, the parish seat of Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English [Term?], an occupational name for a helmet maker, or a variant of Holme.

Proper noun[edit]

Homer (plural Homers)

  1. A surname​.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ὅμηρος (Hómēros, hostage).

Proper noun[edit]

Homer m

  1. Homer

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Homer and Latin Homērus from Ancient Greek Ὅμηρος (Hómēros)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [hoˈmeˀɐ̯], [hoˈmeɐ̯ˀ]

Proper noun[edit]

Homer

  1. Homer

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Homer m (genitive Homers or Homer)

  1. Homer