Etymology
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Babylonian (n.)

1560s; see Babylon + -ian. From 1630s as an adjective. Earlier in the adjectival sense was Babylonical (1530s).

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Definitions of Babylonian
1
Babylonian (n.)
an inhabitant of ancient Babylon;
Babylonian (n.)
the ideographic and syllabic writing system in which the ancient Babylonian language was written;
2
Babylonian (adj.)
of or relating to the city of Babylon or its people or culture;
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