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Babylonian captivity

noun
1.
the period of the exile of the Jews in Babylonia, 597–538 b.c.
2.
the exile of the popes at Avignon, 1309–77.
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Babylonian captivity

noun
1.
the exile of the Jews in Babylonia from about 586 to about 538 bc
2.
the exile of the seven popes in Avignon (1309–77)
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noun

the period of during which the Jews were exiled by Nebuchadrezzar to Babylonia in the 6th century BC

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