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Tower of Babel  Babel  Babel tower  Babylon Tower  Confounding of languages
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(Genesis 11:1-11) a tower built by Noah's descendants (probably in Babylon) who intended it to reach up to heaven; God foiled them by confusing their language so they could no longer understand one another WordNet 3.0
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(Genesis 11:1-11) a tower built by Noah's descendants (probably in Babylon) who intended it to reach up to heaven; God foiled them by confusing their language so they could no longer understand one another WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
The Tower of Babel narrative in Genesis 11:1–9 is an origin myth and parable meant to explain why the world's peoples speak different languages. Wikipedia
Biblical pericope about hubris and the origin of languages Wikidata
The city and tower in the land of Shinar where the confusion of languages took place, according to the Bible. Wiktionary
A tower erected at Babel by the descendants of Noah's son Ham to reach the sky, and whose completion God thwarted by making the workers speak different languages so that they were unable to understand one another. Wiktionary
Tower erected at Babel. Wiktionary (translation)