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Is omer a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word omer is a Scrabble US word. The word omer is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is omer a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word omer is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Omer

You can make 21 words from 'omer' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'omer'

MOER 6MORE 6
OMER 6 

3 letters words from 'omer'

EMO 5ERM 5
MOE 5MOR 5
ORE 3REM 5
REO 3ROE 3
ROM 5 

2 letters words from 'omer'

EM 4ER 2
ME 4MO 4
OE 2OM 4
OR 2RE 2

All 4 letters words made out of omer

omer moer oemr eomr meor emor omre more orme rome mroe rmoe oerm eorm orem roem erom reom mero emro mreo rmeo ermo remo

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word omer. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in omer.

Definitions and meaning of omer

omer

Alternative forms

  • (small unit of volume): gomer (archaic)
  • (sheaf of barley): Omer

Etymology

From Hebrew עומר \ עֹמֶר('ómer, sheaf).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈəʊmə/
  • Rhymes: -əʊmə(r)
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈoʊmɛɹ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈoʊməɹ/

Noun

omer (plural omers)

  1. (historical units of measure) A former small Hebrew unit of dry volume equal to about 2.3 L or 2.1 quarts.
    • 1644, John Milton, Aeropagitica:
      ...that Omer which was every mans daily portion of Manna, is computed to have bin more then might have well suffic'd the heartiest feeder thrice as many meals.
    • 1769, Bible (KJV), Exodus XVI:
      And it came to pass, that on the sixth day they gathered twice as much bread, two omers for one man: and all the rulers of the congregation came and told Moses.
  2. A vessel of one omer.
  3. (Judaism) The sheaf of barley offered on the second day of Passover.

Usage notes

In English, sometimes confounded with the much larger homer.

Synonyms

  • (unit of volume): issaron

Meronyms

  • (unit of volume): ephah, epha (10 omers); lethek, lethech (50 omers); homer, chomer, cor, kor (100 omers)

Etymology 2

Short for Sefirat Ha'Omer.

Noun

omer (uncountable)

  1. (Judaism) The counting of the omer, that is, the period of 49 days between Passover and Shavuot.

References

  • "omer, n.", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • "H6016: `omer" in James Strong's Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible
  • "Weights and Measures" at Oxford Biblical Studies Online

Anagrams

  • -more, Mero, More, Orem, Orme, Rome, erom, mero, mero-, moer, more

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a Hebrew unit of dry measure.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)