Chaldees Sentence Examples
Terah is said to have come from Ur of the Chaldees, usually identified with Mukayyar in south Babylonia.
Under the title Ur of the Chaldees, it is mentioned in the Bible as the original home of Abraham.
According to its discoverer it represents the oldest account of the Babylonian Deluge story extant; and he considers it of fundamental importance for determining the age of Israel's earliest traditions, since he would regard it as having been written "before Abraham had left his Babylonian home in Ur of the Chaldees."
As early as 1685 Jean le Clerc observed that Ur of the Chaldees (Chasdim) in xi.
The massacre of Syrians, Jacobites and Chaldees at Urfa and elsewhere formed no part of the original plan.
The book begins like the Syriac Apocalypse of Baruch with an account of the removal of the sacredvessels of theTemple before its capture by the Chaldees.