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Synonyms for homer

a base hit on which the batter scores a run

an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to 10 baths or 10 ephahs

United States painter best known for his seascapes (1836-1910)

pigeon trained to return home

hit a home run

References in classic literature ?
But his translations of Homer and the Rape of the Lock are those you will like best in the meantime.
As an introduction to Pope's Homer the following books may be read:--
It was a mirror in a drawing-room, but it gave back a faithful image of society, powdered and rouged, to be sure, and intent on trifles, yet still as human in its own way as the heroes of Homer in theirs, though not broadly human.
In "Pouring the Wrong Wax in the Literary Mold: Plutarch's Marius and Homers Odyssey" Michael Nerdahl shows how Plutarch creates a connection between his Life of Marius and the Odyssey to illustrate the negative qualities of Marius when set against the qualities that aid Odysseus throughout his journey Hanna M.
Going into Friday's game, the traditionally power-hitting JetHawks ranked eighth in the California League with just 16 homers, and Cook's homer on Monday was their only long ball in six games.
308 (84 for 273) with 16 extra-base hits, including four homers in his pro debut.
Napoli leads the league with 27 homers and is batting .
611 with six homers and 14 walks; in the Dodgers' six losses, Bonds is hitting .
It just so happens that it's in Lancaster, but I have hit 12 homers on the road.
color) Kevin Brown gave up two two-run homers, but the Dodgers backed their pitcher with plenty of offense Friday.
The JetHawks committed three errors and allowed 15 hits, including three homers, but they won their fifth consecutive game and for the seventh time in their past eight games because they had 14 hits, including six homers.
Simi Valley: The UNLV outfielder hit three home runs in Friday's victory over Westlake, a three-run, two-run and solo shot, giving him a team-high seven homers this season.
1 -- color) Ervin Santana gave up a second-inning homer to Mark Teixeira, right, one of eight Rangers homers.
I don't know if there's a player in the National League or the American League who is hitting the ball harder and farther right now,'' manager Jim Tracy said of Choi, who has 12 homers this season.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA - The JetHawks managed just two homers in their past five games of a recent seven-game homestand at hitter-friendly Lancaster.