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Character Specific - The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France, roughly analogous to British counties. ... Lot is a département in the southwest of France named after the Lot River. ... The Garonne (Occitan: Garona) is a river in southwest France, with a length of 575 km (357 miles). ... The Lot is a French river, which rises in the Cévennes, flowing west through Quercy, where it flows into the Garonne near Agen, a total distance of roughly 300 miles. ... The word airline can also have these meanings: see Airline (disambiguation). ... Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT is an airline based in Poland. ...

Land Specific - Abraham (אַבְרָהָם Father/Leader of many, Standard Hebrew Avraham, Tiberian Hebrew ʾAḇrāhām; Arabic ابراهيم Ibrāhīm) is the patriarch of Judaism, recognized by Christianity, and a very important prophet in Islam. ... Lot and his Daughters, Hendrik Goltzius, 1616. ... Lot in Arthurian Legend was the king of Lothian, Orkney, and Norway which leads to his name which essentially means King of Lothian. He is the father of most popularly Gawain, Gareth, and in Welsh tradition, Mordred. ... The Matter of Britain is a name given collectively to the legends that concern the Celtic and legendary history of the British Isles, centering around King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table. ... Childrens television shows are television programs designed for and marketed to children, normally aired during the morning and afternoon hours, mainly before and after school. ... Sesamstraat is a childrens television show in the Netherlands, spun-off American program Sesame Street. ... Princess Victoria Ka‘iulani, a member of the Kalākaua Dynasty, was in line to become Queen of Hawai‘i when her kingdom was overthrown by a small group of Hawaiian citizens primarily of European descent and United States citizens with the aid of the United States Marine Corps. ... Kamehameha V was the last monarch of the House of Kamehameha. ...

Lottery/Auction - Parking lot is the American English term that refers to a cleared area that is more or less level and is intended for parking vehicles. ... Land is sometimes used synonymously with country. ... Real property is a legal term encompassing real estate and ownership interests in real estate. ... Home is a place where a person lives, perhaps spends much of the time, or where a person is comfortable to be. ... Building is either the act of creating an object assembled from more than one element, or the object itself; see also construction. ...

  • An article for sale in an auction
  • Something used to take part in a lottery

Religion - An auctioneer and her assistants scan the crowd for bidders An auction is the process of buying and selling things by offering them up for bid, taking bids, and then selling the item to the highest bidder. ... A lottery is a popular form of gambling which involves the drawing of lots for a prize. ...

  • A random means of determining the divine will, e.g. in biblical times by writing names on shards of pottery.

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Note that two articles in "Deutsch" (viz. Lot, Los) correspond to this disambiguation page in English. A Lot is disused Russian unit of weight, equal to about 12. ...


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Lot (Biblical) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1273 words)
Lot accompanied Abraham in his journeys and went down to Egypt with Abraham and his family.
Lot and Abraham were both wealthy shepherds (Gen. 13:2,5), and there came a time when the land they used could not contain the flocks of both, and their herdsmen began to quarrel with each other (Gen 13:6-7).
Lot went southeast to plains near the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, since the land there was well watered.
CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Lot (988 words)
Lot interceded in behalf of his guests in accordance with his duties as host, which are most sacred in the East, but made the mistake of placing them above his duties as a father by offering his two daughters to the wicked designs of the Sodomites (6-8).
The angels then made known to Lot the object of their visit to Sodom, which they were sent to destroy, and advised him to leave the city at once with his family and belongings.
Lot's wife, disregarding the injunction of the angels, looked back, and was converted into a pillar of salt (24-26).
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