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Overview of noun chaldaea

The noun chaldaea has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Chaldea, Chaldaea

(an ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II)

2. Babylonia, Chaldaea, Chaldea

(an ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king))

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