HyperDic: babylonian_captivity

English > 1 sense of the expression Babylonian Captivity:
NOUNactBabylonian Captivitythe deportation of the Jews to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 BC
English > Babylonian Captivity: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe deportation of the Jews to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 BC.
Instance ofexile, deportation, expatriation, transportationThe act of expelling a person from their native land
Spanishcautiverio, cautividad de Babilonia
CatalanCaptiveri Babiloni
Adjectivespostexilicof or relating to the period in Jewish history after 539 BC (after the Babylonian Captivity)

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