Babylonian

Babylonian

[bab-uh-loh-nee-uhn, -lohn-yuhn]

Origin:
1555–65; Babyloni(a) + -an

post-Babylonian, adjective
pre-Babylonian, adjective
pseudo-Babylonian, adjective, noun
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Babylonian (ˌbæbɪˈləʊnɪən)
 
n
1.  an inhabitant of ancient Babylon or Babylonia
2.  the extinct language of Babylonia, belonging to the E Semitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family: a dialect of Akkadian
 
adj
3.  of, relating to, or characteristic of ancient Babylon or Babylonia, its people, or their language
4.  decadent or depraved

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