Homer, AK

Homer, AK -- U.S. city in Alaska
Population (2000): 3946
Housing Units (2000): 1873
Land area (2000): 10.582239 sq. miles (27.407871 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 11.852505 sq. miles (30.697845 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 22.434744 sq. miles (58.105716 sq. km)
FIPS code: 33140
Located within: Alaska (AK), FIPS 02
Location: 59.643059 N, 151.525900 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
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  • Homer — This article is about the Greek poet Homer and the works attributed to him. For other meanings, see Homer (disambiguation). Homeric redirects here. For other uses, see Homeric (disambiguation). See also: English translations of Homer …   Wikipedia

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  • homer — Hoemother Hoe moth er, n. [A local Orkney name; cf. Icel. h[=a]r.] (Zo[ o]l.) The basking or liver shark; called also {homer}. See {Liver shark}, under {Liver}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homer — I. noun Etymology: Hebrew ḥōmer Date: 1535 an ancient Hebrew unit of capacity equal to about 10 1/2 or later 11 1/2 bushels or 100 United States gallons (378 liters) II. noun Etymology: 1home Date: 1868 1. home run 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Homer — I. biographical name 9th 8th? century B.C. Greek epic poet II. biographical name Winslow 1836 1910 American artist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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