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Omar

[oh-mahr] /ˈoʊ mɑr/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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  • There they need the warning of Omar emphasized to “waste not their hour.”

  • Clarence Cook was one of the critics of his Omar who offended him.

    Nights Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  • Omar himself did not die till 917, some years after Abdallah's death.

  • The dagger which was to act as a passport was sticking in Omar's girdle.

  • He let the Omar fall idly into his lap, and gave himself up to listening to Belden's reading.

    Cape of Storms Percival Pollard
British Dictionary definitions for Omar

Omar

/ˈəʊmɑː/
noun
1.
died 644 ad, the second caliph of Islam (634–44). During his reign Islamic armies conquered Syria and Mesopotamia: murdered
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Omar in the Bible

eloquent, the son of Eliphaz, who was Esau's eldest son (Gen. 36:11-15).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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