geographical name town Israel near S end of Dead Sea

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  • sėdom — sėdõm prv. Sėdõm miegóti …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • Sedom — ▪ industrial site, Israel also spelled  Sodom,         industrial site in southeastern Israel, near the southern end of the Dead Sea. It is the site of the Dead Sea Works Ltd., an Israeli national company chartered by the Knesset (parliament) in… …   Universalium

  • Sedom — Sedọm,   Berg und Ort in Israel, Sodom …   Universal-Lexikon

  • SEDOM — Sociedad Española de Documentación Médica …   Diccionario de siglas médicas y otras abreviaturas

  • SODOM (modern Sedom) AND GOMORRAH — (Heb. וַעֲמֹרָה סְדֹם), two cities in the plain of the Jordan, usually mentioned   together and sometimes with Admah, Zeboiim, and Bela, which is identified with Zoar. The first biblical reference to them is in the account of the boundaries of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Dead Sea — a salt lake between Israel and Jordan: the lowest lake in the world. 46 mi. (74 km) long; 10 mi. (16 km) wide; 1293 ft. (394 m) below sea level. * * * Arabic Al Baḥr al Mayyit Hebrew Yam Ha Melaḥ ancient Lacus Asphaltites Landlocked salt lake… …   Universalium

  • DEAD SEA — (Heb. יָם הַמֶּלַח, Yam ha Melaḥ; Salt Sea ), an inland lake in central Ereẓ Israel. It was created in the Upper Pleistocene Age by the drying up of the Rift Valley Sea (except for the southern end which probably dates to historical times). The… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Liste des grandes cavités pseudokarstiques — Si la plupart des cavités souterraines concernées par la spéléologie se trouvent dans des karsts, il existe des « cavités pseudokarstiques » dans des formations non carbonatées : gypse, lave, grès, conglomérat, sel, etc. Sommaire 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dimona — ▪ Israel       town of the Negev, southern Israel, on the main highway from Beersheba (Beʾer Shevaʿ) to Sedom (Sodom). It is named for the biblical city of Dimonah, mentioned (Joshua 15:21–22) as “belonging to…Judah in the extreme South.”… …   Universalium

  • dvisėdomis — dvìsėdomis adv., dvìsėdom Š dvìsėdoms žr. 2 dvisėda: Vaikai iš lauko parjojo dvìsėdoms Vl. Dvìsėdom jot Kp. Jojam arkliu dvìsėdom Ėr …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

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