Given Name LOT (1)

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: לוֹט (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: LOT (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "covering, veil" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a nephew of Abraham. Before Sodom was destroyed by God, he was directed to flee the city without looking back. However, his wife looked back on the destruction and was turned into a pillar of salt.

Categories

biblical

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Lot (2)
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