Definition of Nebuchadnezzar II in English:

Nebuchadnezzar II

proper noun

  • (c.630–562 BC), king of Babylon 605–562 BC. He rebuilt the city with massive walls, a huge temple, and a ziggurat, and extended his rule over neighbouring countries. In 586 BC he captured and destroyed Jerusalem and deported many Israelites in what is known as the Babylonian Captivity.

Pronunciation

Nebuchadnezzar II

/ˌnɛbjʊkədˈnɛzə/