sodomites

Sodomite

[sod-uh-mahyt]
noun
1.
an inhabitant of Sodom.
2.
(lowercase) a person who engages in sodomy.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English < Middle French < Late Latin Sodomīta < Greek Sodomī́tēs. See Sodom, -ite1

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sodomite (ˈsɒdəˌmaɪt)
 
n
a person who practises sodomy

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Sodomites definition


those who imitated the licentious wickedness of Sodom (Deut. 23:17; 1 Kings 14:24; Rom. 1:26, 27). Asa destroyed them "out of the land" (1 Kings 15:12), as did also his son Jehoshaphat (22:46).

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