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Lot's Wife

Wife of Lot. When Sodom was destroyed, she disregarded the angels admonition and turned around to witness the destruction. She was immediately transformed into a pillar of salt. According to the Midrash, her given name was “Idis.”

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Entry for 'Lot's Wife'. Chabad Knowledge Base. 2012.

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