homa

noun ho·ma \ ˈhōmə \

Definition of homa

plural -s
1 :haoma
2 or hom \ˈhōm\
[hom from Persian hōm, from Avestan haoma]
:a stylized tree pattern originating in Mesopotamia as a symbol of the tree of life and used especially in Persian textiles

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Origin and Etymology of homa

AV haoma haoma, plant that is the source of haoma and is conceived as the tree of life


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