Gomorrha


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Noun1.Gomorrha - (Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitantsGomorrha - (Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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Blake's "Belial of Sodom & Gomorrha [sic]," with his "back turnd to the light" further echoes Milton's description in Paradise Lost (1.
Those poor souls of Mashite over there--I pity them, and let us pray that Sotoma, like the city of its name in the Bible, shall be razed to ashes even as Gomorrha was [.
REFERRING to AJ Leek's letter (Post, Sept 6), the signs are all around us of Sodom and Gomorrha.