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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #06017 - עֲמֹרָה

Transliteration
‛ămôrâh
Phonetics
am-o-raw'
Origin
from (H6014)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Gomorrah = “submersion”

1) the twin-city in evil with Sodom, both destroyed in judgment by God with fire from heaven

1a) of iniquity (figuratively)

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (19)
Genesis
9
Deuteronomy
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
NAS (19)
Genesis
9
Deuteronomy
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
HCS (19)
Genesis
9
Deuteronomy
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
BSB (28)
Genesis
18
Deuteronomy
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
ESV (18)
Genesis
9
Deuteronomy
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
WEB (19)
Genesis
9
Deuteronomy
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֲמֹרָה Gomorrha (LXX. Γομόῤῥα), pr.n. (perhaps i.q. عِمَارَةُ “culture,” “habitation” [“prob. depression”]), one of the four cities in the valley of Siddim, which were sunk in the Dead Sea, which is commonly mentioned together with Sodom, Genesis 10:19, 13:10.

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List of Word Forms
וַעֲמֹרָ֔ה וַעֲמֹרָ֖ה וַעֲמֹרָ֛ה וַעֲמֹרָה֙ ועמרה כַּֽעֲמֹרָ֔ה כַּעֲמֹרָֽה׃ כעמרה כעמרה׃ לַעֲמֹרָ֖ה לעמרה עֲמֹרָ֑ה עֲמֹרָ֔ה עֲמֹרָ֖ה עֲמֹרָ֗ה עֲמֹרָ֛ה עֲמֹרָֽה׃ עמרה עמרה׃ ‘ă·mō·rāh ‘ămōrāh amoRah ka‘ămōrāh ka·‘ă·mō·rāh kaamoRah la‘ămōrāh la·‘ă·mō·rāh laamoRah vaamoRah wa‘ămōrāh wa·‘ă·mō·rāh
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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