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If there is one thing that convinces me that the story of the Tower of Babel is true, it is the names of the towns in Injy.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
They spoke so many different languages that a Babel-like confusion resulted.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
Again Babel burst forth, and riot reigned supreme for five minutes more.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Nembrot, Nimrod; so that his toures hye refers to the tower of Babel.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
It is a life of great interest, complicated by the Tower of Babel, that old enemy.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
From the low-lying quarters of the towns the word buzzes in your ear with the confusion of a Babel.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
The quarters of every officer by this time were packed, and a babel of chatter came from every balcony party.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
It would speak with as many tongues as the builders of Babel, and in dialects as much confused, and mutually as unintelligible.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Here in Martinique we find the market a perfect babel of voices, all speaking a curious French patois.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
He is said to have been a descendant of Noah and to have assisted at the building of the Tower of Babel.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
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WORDS RELATED TO BABEL

  • anarchy
  • babel
  • bedlam
  • bluster
  • brouhaha
  • chaos
  • clamor
  • clatter
  • confusion
  • din
  • hassle
  • hubbub
  • hue and cry
  • hullabaloo
  • jangle
  • noise
  • racket
  • riot
  • ruckus
  • rumpus
  • tumult
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • uproar
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