- variant of homo- before a vowel: homonym.
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Examples from the Web for hom
Taylor could not get his boots on, and Hom discovered that both of his boots were lefts.
Taylor and Hom had the upper bunk, while Waterman and I slept "downstairs."
Afrasiab escapes; but Hom captures him once more in lake Kanyesht.The History of Antiquity
Hom was the name applied to a wind instrument, a sort of trumpet.American Hero-Myths
Daniel G. Brinton
The first quotation agreeing with a passage in our Synoptics occurs in Hom.Supernatural Religion, Vol. II. (of III)
Walter Richard Cassels
- a sacred plant of the Parsees and ancient Persians
- a drink made from this plant
from Persian, from Avestan haoma
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- Variant ofhomo-
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