Oyer vs Omer - What's the difference?
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
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(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.
* A defendant who formally asks for oyer is said to (term).
* oyer and terminer
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.