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- proper n. A ruler of Babylon in the Chaldean Dynasty who reigned c. 605 BCE – 562 BCE. According to the Bible, he conquered Judah and Jerusalem, and sent the Israelites into exile.
- n. A very large wine bottle (named after the King) with the capacity of about 15 liters, equivalent to 20 standard bottles.
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- n. (Old Testament) king of Chaldea who captured and destroyed Jerusalem and exiled the Israelites to Babylonia (630?-562 BC)
- n. a very large wine bottle holding the equivalent of 20 normal bottles of wine; used especially for display
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