Of stones squared and hewed: he made the walls thereof seventy cubits broad, and thirty cubits high, and the towers thereof he made a hundred cubits high. But on the square of them, each side was extended the space of twenty feet.
And he gloried as a mighty one in the force of his army and in the glory of his chariots.
In the great plain which is called Ragua, about the Euphrates, and the Tigris, and the Jadason, in the plain of Erioch the king of the Elicians.
Then was the kingdom of Nabuchodonosor exalted, and his heart was elevated: and he sent to all that dwelt in Cilicia and Damascus, and Libanus,
To all these Nabuchodonosor king of the Assyrians, sent messengers:
But they all with one mind refused, and sent them back empty, and rejected them without honour.