Bible a city destroyed by fire together with a neighboring city, Gomorrah, because of the sinfulness of the people: Gen. 18-19
Origin of SodomEcclesiastical Late Latin Sodoma ; from Ecclesiastical Greek ; from Classical Hebrew (language) sedom
A place well known for vice and corruption.
Origin of SodomAfter Sodom1.
A city of ancient Palestine possibly located south of the Dead Sea. In the Bible, it was destroyed along with Gomorrah because of its wickedness and depravity.