postexilic

postexilic

[pohst-eg-zil-ik, -ek-sil-]
adjective
being or occurring subsequent to the exile of the Jews in Babylonia 597–538 b.c.
Also, postexilian.


Origin:
1870–75; post- + exilic

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postexilian or postexilic (ˌpəʊstɪɡˈzɪlɪən)
 
adj
Old Testament existing or occurring after the Babylonian exile of the Jews (587--539 bc)
 
postexilic or postexilic
 
adj

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