Several times, the Jews of Israel were exiled to what is now Iraq, and Babylonia became a center of Jewish scholarship.
The key that finally unlocked the mystery came not from Babylonia, but from Persepolis in Persia.
From this place Cyrus marched through Babylonia three stages—twelve parasangs.
He was forced to become the vassal of the king of Babylonia, and furnish a contingent to his army.
Seven is a sacred number in Babylonia, as we find in many a connection.
Her title of Damater was equally foreign to Greece; and came from Babylonia, and the east.
But what they do show is the rise in Babylonia of a religion for the individual.
Recent excavations have thrown light on the early beginnings of Babylonia.
At a remote time the art of Babylonia was that of a civilized people.
At the same time his worship was even more strongly national than that of Merodach in Babylonia.