Etymology
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Sodom (n.)

"wicked or corrupt place," 1640s, from the sinful city in ancient Palestine, said to have been destroyed, with neighboring Gomorrah, by fire from heaven (Genesis xviii-xix). From Hebrew s'dom, of unknown origin.

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Definitions of Sodom
1
sodom (n.)
any location known for vice and corruption;
2
Sodom (n.)
(Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Gomorrah) was destroyed by God for the wickedness of its inhabitants;
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