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King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon1

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Father*King Nabopolassar of Babylon

Names and TItles

Titled: King of Babylon (Nebuchadnezzar).
King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon was the son of King Nabopolassar of Babylon.
Israel Under Foreign Rule

Assyrian Empire 722 BC

* Tiglath-Pileser III
* King Shalmaneser V of Assyria (2 Kings 17-18) (727 BC - 722 BC)
Captures Samaria in 722 BC
* King Sargon of Assyria (Isa 20) (722 BC - 705 BC)
* King Sennacherib of Assyria (2 Kings) (705 BC - 681 BC)
Move Capital to Nineveh

* King Nabopolassar of Babylon (626 BC - 605 BC)
Overthrows Assyrians
* King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon (605 BC - 562 BC)
605 BC: Defeats Egyptian Control, Starts Deportations
597 BC: More Deportations
586 BC: Destruction of Jerusalem, Final Deportation
* Amel-Marduk
* Nebonidus
* King Belshazzar of Babylon

Persia, Middle East
* Darius the Mede (Danial)
* King Cyrus II "the Great" of Persia
* King Darius I (?) (522 BC - 486 BC)
* King Xerxes I (of Persia) (486 BC - 465 BC)
* Artazexex I (465 BC - 424 BC)

Greece, Europe Empore
* Alexander the Great (336-323)
336 BC: Rises to Power
332 BC: Captures Palinstine
323 BC: Empire Divides on Death

Egyptian (Ptolemaic) (320 BC - 200 BC)

Syrian (Seleucid)
200 BC: Artichus III Defeats Egyptians
175 BC: Antichus IV Epiphanes

166 BC: Judas Maccabaeus Revolts
160 BC: Jonathan

142 BC: Become Semi-independent of Syrian control

Roman Control
63 BC.
King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon became King of Babylon 605 BCE replacing King Nabopolassar of Babylon.

1st Deportation
King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon captures Judah and takes King Jehoiakim of Judah, Daniel (Daniel), Hanahian (aka Sharach), Mishael (aka Meshach) and Azariah (aka Abednego) into captivity in Babylonia.2 Pharaoh Necho (II) (?) Defeated King Josiah of Judah, at Megiddo (cf 2 Kings 23:29-30 and 2 Chron. 35:20-24) in the batle of Carchemish, 605BC. Defeated by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon, however in 601 defeated Nebuchadressar , on the Egyptian Boarder.3

2nd Deportation
King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon deported King Jehoiachin of Judah to Babylonia.

King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon took Judah, lead by King Zedekiah of Judah into captivity 586 BCE.

Scriptures (References)

Book VerseTitle
Book of Ezra in the BibleEzra 1:1-11Cyrus helps the Exilea to Return.
Book of Ezra in the BibleEzra 2:1-70The List of the Exiles Who Returned (TODO.)
Book of Daniel in the BibleDaniel 1:1-21Daniel's Training in Babylon.4
Last Edited30 Jul 2023


  1. [S3] International Bible Society, editor, The Holy Bible, New International Version (Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984). Hereinafter cited as NIV.
  2. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, 2 Kings 24:15.
  3. [S31] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Third Edition (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998). Repository: Winchester Library Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as RFC **** Check RFC4 ****.
  4. [S3] International Bible Society, NIV, Daniel 1:1-21.