Why did Avraham mention specifically fifty, forty, thirty, twenty and ten Tzadikim?


Rashi and Targum Yonasan: Because that would mean ten for each of the five towns (S'dom, Amorah, Admah, Tzevoyim and Zo'ar), four, three, two or one, respectively.

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