(biblical) A towererected at Babel by the descendants of Noah's son Ham to reach the sky, and whose completion Godthwarted by making the workers speak different languages so that they were unable to understand one another.
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tower of babel - Computer Definition
The computer industry in the 20th and 21st centuries. There are countless arbitrary names made up every day for products and functions in this fast-paced field, which is changing constantly, even as you read this paragraph. See naming fiascos and standards.
The Biblical Tower
Babel is the biblical story in Genesis about people building a steeple to reach heaven, wherein God split their single spoken language into many to confuse and scatter them across the world.