Word: ICYK

Pronounce: kas-dee'

Strong: H3778

Orig: (occasionally with enclitic) Kasdiymah \i kas-dee'- maw\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; towards the Kasdites:--into Chaldea), patronymically from 3777 (only in the plural); a Kasdite, or descendant of Kesed; by implication, a Chaldaean (as if so descended); also an astrologer (as if proverbial of that people:--Chaldeans, Chaldees, inhabitants of Chaldea.


Grk Strong: G5466

    Chaldea or Chaldeans = "clod-breakers"

    n pr loc
    1) a territory in lower Mesopotamia bordering on the Persian Gulf

    n pr m
    2) the inhabitants of Chaldea, living on the lower Euphrates and Tigris
    3) those persons considered the wisest in the land (by extension)