Associations to the word «Babylonish»


BABYLONISH, adjective. Of or pertaining to, or made in, Babylon or Babylonia.
BABYLONISH, adjective. Pertaining to the Babylon of Revelation xiv. 8.
BABYLONISH, adjective. (obsolete) Pertaining to Rome and papal power.
BABYLONISH, adjective. Confused; Babel-like.

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