postexilic

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adjective post·ex·il·ic \ˌpōst-(ˌ)eg-ˈzi-lik\

Definition of postexilic

  1. :  of or relating to the period of Jewish history between the end of the exile in Babylon in 538 b.c. and a.d. 1

First Known Use of postexilic

circa 1861

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