Oyer vs Omer - What's the difference?

oyer | omer |


As a noun oyer

is (legal|archaic) a hearing in a civil case which is based on the content of a document, in which the plaintiff is required to produce the document.

As a proper noun omer is

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Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

oyer

English

Noun

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  • (legal, archaic) A hearing in a civil case which is based on the content of a document, in which the plaintiff is required to produce the document.
  • Usage notes

    * A defendant who formally asks for oyer is said to (term).

    See also

    * oyer and terminer

    Anagrams

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    omer

    English

    (wikipedia omer)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A dry measure of ancient Israel, one tenth of an ephah.
  • *1611 , Bible , Authorized (King James) Version, 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.
  • *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.
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