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Among the family members that Lot travelled with his uncle Abram, later called Abrahamone of the three patriarchs of Israel. En route to Canaan, the family stopped in the Paddan Aram region, about halfway along the Fertile Crescent between Mesopotamia and the Mediterranean. He was years old when he died.
Though Abram's father, Terah, stayed behind, his nephew Lot went with him.
They went southwestward  into the land of Canaan, to the place of Sichem[v. Genesis 13 helps and discusses Abram and Lot's return to Canaan after the famine had passed and the lands became fertile again.
They traveled back through the Negev to the hills of Bethel. Alas, ahead Lot could not foresee the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah and the transformation of the water into a saline sea. Eight or so years  before, the five kingdoms had become vassal states of an alliance of four eastern kingdoms under the leadership of Chedorlaomerking of Elam.
They served this king for twelve years, but "the thirteenth year they rebelled.
Abram's pursuit continued and the "slaughter of Chedorlaomer" and the other kings was completed at Hobah, north of Damascus. Abram brought back "his brother Lot" and all the people and their belongings.
He continued inquiring, reducing the minimum number for sparing the city to forty five, forty, thirty, twenty, and finally, ten.
And they said, Nay; but we will abide in the street all night. After supper that night before bedtime, the men of the city, young and old, gathered around Lot's house demanding he bring his two guests out that they might "know" them.
Lot went out and closed the door behind him and prayed that they not do such wicked things, and offered them his virgin daughters, that had not "known" man, that they might know them instead, and do with as they pleased.
His response infuriated the men of Sodom who accused him of being judgmental and they threatened to do worse to him than they would have done to the men. This allowed a window of opportunity for Lot to make preparations for him and his family to leave.
When he went out to the men that were engaged to marry his daughters, warning them to flee, they assumed he was joking. The angel told Lot, "Escape for thy life; look not behind thee, neither stay thou in all the plain; escape to the mountain, lest thou be consumed.
This city of Bela was later called Zoar because it was little. His request was accepted, and they headed for Zoar instead. Abraham could see the smoke billowing upward from the countryside. Lot and his daughters by Hendrick de Somerc. The scene generally shows Lot and his daughters eating and drinking in their mountain refuge.
Often the background contains a small figure of Lot's wife, and in the distance, a burning city.Fathers use different language and behaviors when parenting daughters than they do for sons.
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Lot (/ l ɒ t /; Hebrew: לוֹט, Modern: Lōt, Tiberian: Lōṭ, Lut (Arabic: لوط )"veil" or "covering") was a patriarch in the biblical Book of Genesis chapters 11–14 and Notable events in his life include his journey with his uncle Abram and his flight from the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, during which Lot's wife became a pillar of salt, and Lot was made drunk by his.