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Lexicon :: Strong's H5467 - sᵊḏōm

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to scorch
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Strong’s Definitions

סְדֹם Çᵉdôm, sed-ome'; from an unused root meaning to scorch; burnt (i.e. volcanic or bituminous) district; Sedom, a place near the Dead Sea:—Sodom.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 39x

The KJV translates Strong's H5467 in the following manner: Sodom (39x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 39x
The KJV translates Strong's H5467 in the following manner: Sodom (39x).
  1. Sodom = "burning"

    1. a Canaanite city, usually paired with Gomorrah, located in the area of the Dead Sea and the Jordan river; both cities destroyed by God in judgment

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סְדֹם Çᵉdôm, sed-ome'; from an unused root meaning to scorch; burnt (i.e. volcanic or bituminous) district; Sedom, a place near the Dead Sea:—Sodom.
STRONGS H5467: Abbreviations
סְדֹּם 39 proper name, of a location Sodom, important Canaanitish city named (usually) with Gomorrha (עֲמֹרָה, which see); — Greek Version of the LXX Ζόδομα (inflected Ζοδόμώ, Ζοδομοις): — ס׳ (on formation compare LagBN 54), Genesis 13:10, 12, 13 + 7 times Genesis 18, 19, + מְדֹ֫מָה (ה locative) Genesis 10:19; Genesis 18:22; Genesis 19:1 (all J), + 8 times Genesis 14; from 8th cent. onwards, used as illustrating י׳'s judgments, Amos 4:11; Isaiah 1:9; Isaiah 13:19; Deuteronomy 29:22; Jeremiah 49:18; Jeremiah 50:40; Zephaniah 2:9; Lamentations 4:6; as proverbial for open sin Isaiah 3:9; Jeremiah 23:14 so metaphor קְצִינֵי ס׳ Isaiah 1:10 (i.e. rulers as corrupt as in Sodom), גֶּמֶּן ס׳ Deuteronomy 32:32 (i.e. wickedness like Sodom's); Judah compare with ס׳ to her disadvantage Ezekiel 16:46, 48, 49, 53, 55, 56. Site probably at south end of Dead Sea, where are now Jebel Usdum (southwest), and Zoar (southeast) compare DiGenesis 19:20ff. RobBR ii. 187 ff. GASmGeogr. 505 ff. BlankenhornZPV xix (1896), 53 ff BdPal. 3, 146 BuhlGeogr. 117, 271, 274. See also שִׂדִּים.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


10:19; 13:10; 13:12; 13:13; 14; 18; 18:19; 18:22; 19:1; 19:20


29:22; 32:32


1:9; 1:10; 3:9; 13:19


23:14; 49:18; 50:40




16:46; 16:48; 16:49; 16:53; 16:55; 16:56





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5467 matches the Hebrew סְדֹם (sᵊḏōm),
which occurs 39 times in 38 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:19 - And the border of the Canaanites was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto Gaza; as thou goest, unto Sodom, H5467 and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even unto Lasha.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - And Lot lifted up his eyes, and beheld all the plain of Jordan, that it was well watered every where, before the LORD destroyed Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah, even as the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt, as thou comest unto Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:12 - Abram dwelled in the land of Canaan, and Lot dwelled in the cities of the plain, and pitched his tent toward Sodom. H5467
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:13 - But the men of Sodom H5467 were wicked and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:2 - That these made war with Bera king of Sodom, H5467 and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:8 - And there went out the king of Sodom, H5467 and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined battle with them in the vale of Siddim;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:10 - And the vale of Siddim was full of slimepits; and the kings of Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah fled, and fell there; and they that remained fled to the mountain.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:11 - And they took all the goods of Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, and went their way.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:12 - And they took Lot, Abram's brother's son, who dwelt in Sodom, H5467 and his goods, and departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:17 - And the king of Sodom H5467 went out to meet him after his return from the slaughter of Chedorlaomer, and of the kings that were with him, at the valley of Shaveh, which is the king's dale.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:21 - And the king of Sodom H5467 said unto Abram, Give me the persons, and take the goods to thyself.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:22 - And Abram said to the king of Sodom, H5467 I have lift up mine hand unto the LORD, the most high God, the possessor of heaven and earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:16 - And the men rose up from thence, and looked toward Sodom: H5467 and Abraham went with them to bring them on the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:20 - And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:22 - And the men turned their faces from thence, and went toward Sodom: H5467 but Abraham stood yet before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:26 - And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom H5467 fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:1 - And there came two angels to Sodom H5467 at even; and Lot sat in the gate of Sodom: H5467 and Lot seeing them rose up to meet them; and he bowed himself with his face toward the ground;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:4 - But before they lay down, the men of the city, even the men of Sodom, H5467 compassed the house round, both old and young, all the people from every quarter:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:24 - Then the LORD rained upon Sodom H5467 and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the LORD out of heaven;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:28 - And he looked toward Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah, and toward all the land of the plain, and beheld, and, lo, the smoke of the country went up as the smoke of a furnace.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:23 - And that the whole land thereof is brimstone, and salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, like the overthrow of Sodom, H5467 and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:32 - For their vine is of the vine of Sodom, H5467 and of the fields of Gomorrah: their grapes are grapes of gall, their clusters are bitter:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:9 - Except the LORD of hosts had left unto us a very small remnant, we should have been as Sodom, H5467 and we should have been like unto Gomorrah.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:10 - Hear the word of the LORD, ye rulers of Sodom; H5467 give ear unto the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 3:9 - The shew of their countenance doth witness against them; and they declare their sin as Sodom, H5467 they hide it not. Woe unto their soul! for they have rewarded evil unto themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:19 - And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, the beauty of the Chaldees' excellency, shall be as when God overthrew Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:14 - I have seen also in the prophets of Jerusalem an horrible thing: they commit adultery, and walk in lies: they strengthen also the hands of evildoers, that none doth return from his wickedness: they are all of them unto me as Sodom, H5467 and the inhabitants thereof as Gomorrah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:18 - As in the overthrow of Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah and the neighbour cities thereof, saith the LORD, no man shall abide there, neither shall a son of man dwell in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:40 - As God overthrew Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah and the neighbour cities thereof, saith the LORD; so shall no man abide there, neither shall any son of man dwell therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:6 - For the punishment of the iniquity of the daughter of my people is greater than the punishment of the sin of Sodom, H5467 that was overthrown as in a moment, and no hands stayed on her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:46 - And thine elder sister is Samaria, she and her daughters that dwell at thy left hand: and thy younger sister, that dwelleth at thy right hand, is Sodom H5467 and her daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:48 - As I live, saith the Lord GOD, Sodom H5467 thy sister hath not done, she nor her daughters, as thou hast done, thou and thy daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:49 - Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom, H5467 pride, fulness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:53 - When I shall bring again their captivity, the captivity of Sodom H5467 and her daughters, and the captivity of Samaria and her daughters, then will I bring again the captivity of thy captives in the midst of them:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:55 - When thy sisters, Sodom H5467 and her daughters, shall return to their former estate, and Samaria and her daughters shall return to their former estate, then thou and thy daughters shall return to your former estate.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:56 - For thy sister Sodom H5467 was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:11 - I have overthrown some of you, as God overthrew Sodom H5467 and Gomorrah, and ye were as a firebrand plucked out of the burning: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 2:9 - Therefore as I live, saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, Surely Moab shall be as Sodom, H5467 and the children of Ammon as Gomorrah, even the breeding of nettles, and saltpits, and a perpetual desolation: the residue of my people shall spoil them, and the remnant of my people shall possess them.
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