Definitions of babylonian

  1. an inhabitant of ancient Babylon Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. An inhabitant of Babylonia (which included Chaldea); a Chaldean. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. An astrologer; - so called because the Chaldeans were remarkable for the study of astrology. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Relating to Babylon or Babylonia; luxurious; grand; magnificent. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Pertaining to Babylon; like the language of Babel; mixed; confused. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for babylonian

  1. In his Babylonian home Abraham must have been familiar with the practice. – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  2. These tablets are, I believe, leases and other legal documents from Eridu and other Babylonian cities. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman