Associations to the word «Babylonia»
BABYLONIA, proper noun. (historical) The realm of Babylon in ancient Mesopotamia (modern Iraq), the Babylonian Empire.
BABYLONIA, proper noun. (historical) The area of Babylon's empire, Mesopotamia itself.
BABYLONIA, noun. An ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king).
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