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[ad-muh] /ˈæd mə/
one of the cities that was destroyed along with Sodom and Gomorrah. Deut. 29:23. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Just opposite were probably to be found the ancient cities of Admah and Zeboim.

    Biblical Geography and History Charles Foster Kent
  • Admah means red earth, a description which would hardly apply to the ground near the Dead Sea.

    Tent Work in Palestine Claude Reignier Conder
  • The old name of the king of Admah was thus perpetuated on the eastern side of the Jordan.

    Patriarchal Palestine Archibald Henry Sayce
Admah in the Bible

earth, one of the five cities of the vale of Siddim (Gen. 10:19). It was destroyed along with Sodom and Gomorrah (19:24; Deut. 29:23). It is supposed by some to be the same as the Adam of Josh. 3:16, the name of which still lingers in Damieh, the ford of Jordan. (See ZEBOIM.)

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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