one of an ancient Semitic people that formed the dominant element in Babylonia.
the indigenous Semitic language
of the Chaldeans, Aramaic being used as an auxiliary language.
an astrologer, soothsayer, or enchanter. Dan. 1:4; 2:2.
of or belonging to ancient Chaldea
pertaining to astrology, occult learning, etc.
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Also, Chal·dee /kælˈdi, ˈkældi/ [kal-dee, kal-dee] Show IPA .
< Latin Chaldae
) (< Greek Chaldaîos
Chaldaea, an astrologer) + -an