chaldean chaldean

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a wise man skilled in occult learning
  2. (n) an inhabitant of ancient Chaldea
  3. (adj) of or relating to ancient Chaldea or its people or language or culture

Synonym(s)

News

  • Grandpapa's: From loading boxes of chips to selling them globally

    Taking the lead: H. Michael Robin arrived in Detroit from his native Baghdad in 1968. The Chaldean immigrant found a job loading potato chips onto delivery trucks. That modest beginning led to Grandpapa's, a snack food manufacturer that is part of Robin's $15-million-a-year snack food business.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

Quotes

  1. "By calling the patriarch of the Chaldean Church to enter into the College of Cardinals, I wanted to express in a concrete way my spiritual closeness and my affection" to Iraq's Christians, Benedict said to applause.
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: USA Today

  2. "I send my condolences to the Chaldean community and the people of Iraq," Bush said in a statement on the death of Archbishop Paulos Faraj Rahho. "I deplore the despicable act of violence committed against the Archbishop." "The...
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: President Bush Source: AFP

  3. President of Iraq's Kurdish Autonomous Region, Massoud Barzani, condemned the killing, stating that Rahho's death marks "an assault on all religious constituents in Iraq. We strongly condemn the killing of the Chaldean Catholic Archbishop of Mosul...
    on Mar 14, 2008 By: Massoud Barzani Source: Earthtimes

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /