Babylonian may refer to:

  • Babylon, a Semitic Akkadian city-state of ancient Mesopotamia founded in 1894 BC
  • Babylonia, an ancient Akkadian-speaking Semitic nation state and cultural region based in central-southern Mesopotamia (present-day Iraq)
  • Babylonian language, a dialect of the Akkadian language
  • See also

  • Babylonian calendar
  • The Babylonian captivity or Babylonian exile, a period in Jewish history
  • Babylonian Jews - Jews of the area of modern-day Iraq and north Syria
  • Babylonian literature
  • Babylonian mathematics, also known as Assyro-Babylonian mathematics
  • Babylonian religion
  • First Babylonian Dynasty, the first dynasty of Babylonia
  • Neo-Babylonian Empire (539–626 BC)

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    Clay seal of King Josiah's aide is found in the remains of an ancient office burnt down by Babylonians in 586 BC – adding weight to proof that the king really existed

    This is Money 01 Apr 2019
    The seal was found inside a two-storey office building which experts say was burned down by the Babylonians when they conquered the city in 586 BC ... Scroll down for video ... It was found inside a two-storey admin building which archaeologists say was burned down by the Babylonians ... ....

    Seal With BIBLICAL Name Uncovered in Jerusalem House Destroyed by Babylonians

    Sputnik 31 Mar 2019
    A representative of the Israeli Antiquities Authority explained that the newly found artifacts are “not just another discovery” as they “paint a much larger picture of the era in Jerusalem”, pointing at the importance of their “true archaeological context” ... ....

    What Marketers Can Learn From The Ancient Babylonians

    Forbes 22 Mar 2019
    Build a legendary brand through mythical marketing campaigns ... ....

    UK returns cursed Babylonian stone treasure looted during Iraq War

    Arab News 20 Mar 2019
    of known king Nebuchadnezzar I, and that this object must have come from illegal excavations fairly recently in Iraq.” He said from the contents of the inscription it appeared the piece came from Nippur, which was a big ancient Sumerian and Babylonian site in southern Iraq ... “It is such an important moment in Babylonian history....

    Babylonian treasure seized at Heathrow airport returned to Iraq

    York Press 19 Mar 2019
    The stone would once have been placed in a temple ... ....

    Rare Babylonian artefact seized in the UK returned to Iraq

    The National 19 Mar 2019
    A valuable Babylonian cuneiform stone was handed back to Iraq by the British government on Tuesday, after an attempt to smuggle it into the country was foiled at Heathrow airport ... Fewer of 200 examples of this type of Babylonian inscribed stone are estimated to exist today ... Smuggled Babylonian relic to be handed back to Iraq....

    Babylonian stone looted during the Iraq War is returned home: Tablet dating back 3,000 years ...

    The Daily Mail 19 Mar 2019
    An ancient Babylonian stone with inscriptions is being returned to Iraq after it was seized at Heathrow airport. The cuneiform kudurru, an official document drawn up under a Babylonian king, was taken from the Middle east illegally but intercepted by border control in 2012 ... It dates from the reign of the Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar I....

    The Babylonian Captivity of Washington

    Information Clearing House 18 Mar 2019
    The Babylonian Captivity is a biblical reference to the conquest of the ancient Israelites by the Babylonians, after which the people of Israel were allegedly removed from their homes and physically transferred to Babylon.  A later so-called ......

    Operas in Berlin and Hamburg go Babylonian, with Trump and an immigration crisis

    The Los Angeles Times 13 Mar 2019
    Critic's Notebook Arts & Culture Entertainment Operas in Berlin and Hamburg go Babylonian, with Trump and an immigration crisis ... For whatever reason — a worry about looming dystopia, perhaps — Germany is having its Babylonian moment....

    Babylonian treasure seized at Heathrow to be returned to Iraq

    Your Middle East 10 Mar 2019
    Stone dating from second millennium BC was claimed to be ‘for home decoration’. ... ....

    Smuggled Babylonian relic to be handed back to Iraq

    The National 10 Mar 2019
    A Babylonian treasure will be handed back to Iraq later this month after UK border officers foiled an attempt to smuggle it through Heathrow airport ... It is believed to date from the reign of the Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar I (1126-1103 BC) ... The stone was believed to have been once located at a temple. Read More ... Updated ... ....

    Babylonian Talmud Book 10

    ZDNet 06 Feb 2019
    The Talmud (/tlmd, -md, tl-/; Hebrew. talmud "instruction, learning", from a root LMD "teach, study") is the central text of Rabbinic... ....

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