Sentence Examples


  • A Chaldean prince, Nabopolassar, set himself up in Babylonia, and Assyria was compelled to invoke the aid of the Askuza.
  • The newly formed Chaldean power at once recognized in Necho a dangerous rival and Nabopolassar sent his son Nebuchadrezzar, who overthrew the Egyptian forces at Carchemish (605).
  • The battle was the turning-point of the age, and with it the succession of the new Chaldean or Babylonian kingdom was assured.
  • The discontented appealed to Rome, and the pope (Julius III.) consecrated the Chaldean catholikos.
  • For a time Jehoiakim remained under the protection of Necho and paid heavy tribute; but with the rise of the new Chaldean Empire under Nebuchadrezzar and the overthrow of Egypt at the battle of Carchemish (605 B.C.) a vital change occurred.
 

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