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Definition of Chaldean

Chaldean
Chaldean Chal*de"an, a. [L. Chaldaeus.] Of or pertaining to Chaldea. -- n. (a) A native or inhabitant of Chaldea. (b) A learned man, esp. an astrologer; -- so called among the Eastern nations, because astrology and the kindred arts were much cultivated by the Chaldeans. (c) Nestorian.

Meaning of Chaldean from wikipedia

- Chaldean (also spelled Chaldaean or Chaldee) may refer to: Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, a Neo-Aramaic dialect closely related to ****yrian Neo-Aramaic Chaldean...
- The Chaldean Catholic Church (Cl****ical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܟܠܕܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝܬܐ‎, ʿīdtha kaldetha qāthuliqetha; Arabic: الكنيسة الكلدانية al-Kanīsa al-kaldāniyya;...
- Chaldean Catholics (/kælˈdiːən/), known simply as Chaldeans (Kaldāye; ܟܠܕܝ̈ܐ or ܟܲܠܕܵܝܹܐ), are ****yrian adherents of the Chaldean Catholic Church which...
- century or so later by the Kaldu, a group who became known later as the Chaldeans or the Chaldees. The Hebrew Bible uses the term כשדים (Kaśdim) and this...
- indigenous to Western Asia. Some of them self-identify as Arameans, or as Chaldeans. Speakers of modern Aramaic and as well as the primary languages in their...
- The Chaldean mafia is a criminal organization composed of Chaldeans that have operated narcotics distribution networks from Phoenix and San Diego to Detroit...
- largest settlements of Middle Eastern people, including Jews, ****yrians, Chaldeans, and Arabs, in the United States. As of 2007 about 300,000 people in Southeastern...
- The Neo-Babylonian Empire (also Chaldean Empire) was a period of Mesopotamian history which began in 626 BC and ended in 539 BC. During the preceding three...
- Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, or simply Chaldean, is a Northeastern Neo-Aramaic language spoken throughout a large region stretching from the plain of Urmia, in...
- The Chaldean Oracles are a set of spiritual and philosophical texts widely used by Neoplatonist philosophers from the 3rd to the 6th century C.E. While...
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