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exilic Line breaks: exil¦ic
Pronunciation: /ɪɡˈzɪlɪk/
/ɪkˈzɪlɪk/ /ɛɡˈzɪlɪk/ /ɛkˈzɪlɪk/

Definition of exilic in English:

adjective

Relating to a period of exile, especially that of the Jews in Babylon in the 6th century bc.
Example sentences
  • This theology represents a combination of the Shekinah theology that is oriented on the temple in the pre-exilic period and the Shekinah theology oriented on the Israel of the exilic period.
  • She argues for two different traditions with two different ideologies in this prose source, one of them centered in Judah, the other centered in the exilic community of Babylon.
  • These two principles were developed by the exilic community in Babylon, and carried by the returnees to the homeland in Palestine.

Words that rhyme with exilic

acrylic, bibliophilic, Cyrillic, dactylic, idyllic, imbecilic

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