14th century, in the meaning defined above
Babylon, ancient city of Babylonia
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“Babylon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Babylon. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.
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The site of Babylon is about 55 miles (89 kilometers) south of Baghdad near the Euphrates River.
see also babylonian
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Britannica English: Translation of Babylon for Arabic Speakers
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