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Babylonian
Babylonian Bab`y*lo"ni*an, a. Of or pertaining to the real or to the mystical Babylon, or to the ancient kingdom of Babylonia; Chaldean.
Babylonian
Babylonian Bab`y*lo"ni*an, n. 1. An inhabitant of Babylonia (which included Chaldea); a Chaldean. 2. An astrologer; -- so called because the Chaldeans were remarkable for the study of astrology.
Babylonic
Babylonic Bab`y*lon"ic, Babylonical Bab`y*lon"ic*al, a. 1. Pertaining to Babylon, or made there; as, Babylonic garments, carpets, or hangings. 2. Tumultuous; disorderly. [Obs.] --Sir J. Harrington.
Babylonical
Babylonic Bab`y*lon"ic, Babylonical Bab`y*lon"ic*al, a. 1. Pertaining to Babylon, or made there; as, Babylonic garments, carpets, or hangings. 2. Tumultuous; disorderly. [Obs.] --Sir J. Harrington.
Babylonish
Babylonish Bab"y*lo`nish, n. 1. Of or pertaining to, or made in, Babylon or Babylonia. ``A Babylonish garment.' --Josh. vii. 21. 2. Pertaining to the Babylon of --Revelation xiv. 8. 3. Pertaining to Rome and papal power. [Obs.] The . . . injurious nickname of Babylonish. --Gape. 4. Confused; Babel-like.
Salix Babylonica
Weeping Weep"ing, a. 1. Grieving; lamenting; shedding tears. ``Weeping eyes.' --I. Watts. 2. Discharging water, or other liquid, in drops or very slowly; surcharged with water. ``Weeping grounds.' --Mortimer. 3. Having slender, pendent branches; -- said of trees; as, weeping willow; a weeping ash. 4. Pertaining to lamentation, or those who weep. Weeping cross, a cross erected on or by the highway, especially for the devotions of penitents; hence, to return by the weeping cross, to return from some undertaking in humiliation or penitence. Weeping rock, a porous rock from which water gradually issues. Weeping sinew, a ganglion. See Ganglion, n., 2. [Colloq.] Weeping spring, a spring that discharges water slowly. Weeping willow (Bot.), a species of willow (Salix Babylonica) whose branches grow very long and slender, and hang down almost perpendicularly.

Meaning of Babylon from wikipedia

- Babylon was a key kingdom in ancient Mesopotamia from the 18th to 6th centuries BC. The city was built on the Euphrates river and divided in equal parts...
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- The **** of Babylon or Babylon the Great is a symbolic female figure and also place of evil mentioned in the Book of Revelation in the Bible. Her full...
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- The Hanging Gardens of Babylon were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World as listed by ****enic culture, described as a remarkable feat of engineering...
- state emerged in 1894 BC, which contained the minor administrative town of Babylon. It was merely a small provincial town during the Akkadian Empire (2335–2154...
- Babylonia. After the Battle of Carchemish in 605 BCE, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon besieged Jerusalem, resulting in tribute being paid by King Jehoiakim....
- Babylon and On is the seventh album released in 1987 by the British new wave group Squeeze. Eric "ET" Thorngren produced the album, along with Glenn Tilbrook...
- Babylon A.D. is a 2008 English-language science fiction action film based on the novel Babylon Babies by Maurice Georges Dantec. The film was directed...
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