Definition of Chaldea in English:


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Pronunciation: /kalˈdiːə
  • An ancient country in what is now southern Iraq, inhabited by the Chaldeans.


from Greek Khaldaia, from Akkadian Kaldû, the name of a Babylonian tribal group.

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