exilic
adjective see exile I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Exilic — Ex*il ic, a. Pertaining to exile or banishment, esp. to that of the Jews in Babylon. Encyc. Dict. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exilic — [ek sil′ik, eg zil′ik] adj. of exile, esp. the exile of the Jews in Babylonia …   English World dictionary

  • exilic — /eg zil ik, ek sil /, adj. pertaining to exile, esp. that of the Jews in Babylon. Also, exilian. [1870 75; EXILE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • exilic — adjective Of or pertaining to exile See Also: exilian …   Wiktionary

  • exilic — [ɪg zɪlɪk, ɪk , ɛg , ɛk ] adjective relating to a period of exile, especially that of the Jews in Babylon in the 6th century BC …   English new terms dictionary

  • exilic — ex·il·ic …   English syllables

  • exilic — adjective of or relating to a period of exile (especially the exile of the Jews known as the Babylonian Captivity) • Pertains to noun: ↑exile • Derivationally related forms: ↑exile …   Useful english dictionary

  • pre-exilic — /prē eg zilˈik or ek silˈ/ adjective (also pre exilˈian) before the exile, used of Old Testament writings prior to the Jewish exile (c.586–538BC) ORIGIN: ↑pre (1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pre-exilic — adjective From the time before the the Jewish exile to Babylon around 600 AD …   Wiktionary

  • post-exilic — /poʊst ɛgˈzɪlɪk/ (say pohst eg zilik) adjective after the Babylonian exile or captivity of the Jewish people. Also, post exilian. {post + Latin exilium exile + ic} …   Australian English dictionary

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