Meaning of Babylon

English: Babylon
Hindi: बेबीलोन
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

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.

Definition: 2

any rich and magnificent city believed to be a place of excessive luxury and wickedness.

Definition: 3

a city on S Long Island, in SE New York.

Definition: 4

an ancient empire in SW Asia, in the lower Euphrates valley: its greatest period was 2800–1750 b.c. Capital: Babylon.

Definition: 5

the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia: first settled around 3000 bc See also Hanging Gardens of Babylon