Sodomie

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From Late Latin sodomia, from the Biblical town Sodom (Genesis 18f.), from Ancient Greek Σόδομα (Sódoma), from Hebrew סדם(səḏōm).

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  • IPA(key): /ˌzoːdoˈmiː/, /ˌzɔdo-/
  • Rhymes: -iː

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Sodomie f (genitive Sodomie, no plural)

  1. a form of sexual intercourse considered perverse and unnatural
    1. (now generally) bestiality; zoophilia
    2. (archaic or derogatory) anal sex, especially homosexual
  2. (archaic, rare) immoral behaviour in general, especially inhospitality

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