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Gomorrah

Line breaks: Gom|or¦rah
Pronunciation: /ɡəˈmɒrə
 
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Definition of Gomorrah in English:

A town in ancient Palestine, probably south of the Dead Sea. According to Gen. 19:24, it was destroyed by fire from heaven, along with Sodom, for the wickedness of its inhabitants.

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