Meaning of Babylon
Pronunciation: (bab'u-lun, -lon"), [key]
- an ancient city of SW Asia, on the Euphrates River, famed for its magnificence and culture: capital of Babylonia and later of the Chaldean empire.
- any rich and magnificent city believed to be a place of excessive luxury and wickedness.
- a city on S Long Island, in SE New York. 12,388.
- Babylon (Thesaurus)