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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See homer2.

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  • n. an ancient Hebrew and Phoenician unit of measure of capacity

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Hebrew unit of capacity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs

Etymologies

Hebrew kôr, from Akkadian kurru, from Sumerian gur, a unit of measurement.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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