[hom-uh-nee] /ˈhɒm ə ni/
whole or ground hulled corn from which the bran and germ have been removed by bleaching the whole kernels in a lye bath (lye hominy) or by crushing and sifting (pearl hominy)
(mainly US) coarsely ground maize prepared as a food by boiling in milk or water
1629, first recorded by Capt. John Smith, probably from Powhatan (Algonquian) appuminneonash “parched corn,” probably literally “that which is ground or beaten.” See grits.
noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) 1. (def 1). plural noun 1. (US) finely ground hominy Often shortened to grits
[awm] /ɔm/ noun, plural hommes [awm] /ɔm/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a man. 2. a human being.
[awm dy mawnd] /ɔm dü ˈmɔ̃d/ noun, plural hommes du monde [awm dy mawnd] /ɔm dü ˈmɔ̃d/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a man of the world; a sophisticate.
[hom-uh l] /ˈhɒm əl/ noun 1. a walled plain in the fourth quadrant of the face of the moon: about 75 miles (120 km) in diameter.