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10 terms · A City of Wonders and Wickedness

Nebuchadnezzar

king of Babylon

Walls

protected the city

100

number of brass gates around the city

Euphrates

river that flowed under the wall, across the city, under the opposite wall, and out the other side

Media

Nebuchadnezzar's bride was from this country

hills

she missed these and became homesick

Hanging Garden

built by Nebuchadnezzar to keep his wife happy

Jerusalem

city destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar because the Jews didn't worship the same gods as he did

70 years

number of years of Jews in captivity

Seven Wonders of the World

Egyptian pyramids, statue of Zeus at Olympia, Hanging Gardens

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