preexilic

adjective
pre·​ex·​il·​ic | \ ˌprē-eg-ˈzi-lik How to pronounce preexilic (audio) \

Definition of preexilic

: previous to the exile of the Jews to Babylon in about 600 b.c.

First Known Use of preexilic

1880, in the meaning defined above

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