Chaldee Paraphrase
Chaldee Chal"dee, a. Of or pertaining to Chaldea. -- n. The language or dialect of the Chaldeans; eastern Aramaic, or the Aramaic used in Chaldea. [1913 Webster]

{Chaldee Paraphrase}, A targum written in Aramaic. [1913 Webster]


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