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In the Bible, a country on the lower courses of the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers.
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(Bible) Old Testament the southern part of the valley of the Tigris and Euphrates, often identified with Sumer; Babylonia
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a land mentioned in the Bible, often identified with Sumer.
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