Homes is a 3rd person present and a plural noun for the word "HOME."
1. The place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household.
2. An institution for people needing professional care or supervision.
3. The finishing point in a race.
4. (Of an animal) return by instinct to its territory after leaving it.
5. Move or be aimed towards (a target or destination) with great accuracy.
The floods forced many people to flee their homes.