Beelzebub

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Be·el·ze·bub

 (bē-ĕl′zə-bŭb′)
n.
1. The Devil; Satan.
2. One of the fallen angels in Milton's Paradise Lost. Beelzebub was next to Satan in power.
3. An evil spirit; a demon.

[Middle English, from Old English Belzebub, from Late Latin Beelzebūb, from Late Greek Beelzeboub, from Hebrew ba'al zəbûb, lord (of the) fly, alteration of ba'al zəbûl, lord prince; see bʕl in Semitic roots.]

Beelzebub

(bɪˈɛlzɪˌbʌb)
n
1. (Bible) Old Testament a god of the Philistines (2 Kings 1:2)
2. Satan or any devil or demon
[Old English Belzebub, ultimately from Hebrew bá`al zebūb, literally: lord of flies]

Be•el•ze•bub

(biˈɛl zəˌbʌb, ˈbil zə-)

n.
1. Satan.
2. a devil.
3. (in Milton's Paradise Lost) one of the fallen angels, second only to Satan.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Beelzebub - (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of GodBeelzebub - (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
Translations

Beelzebub

[biːˈelzɪbʌb] NBelcebú
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El nombre de Belcebu tiene muchas variantes: Beelzebub, Ba'al Zebub, Ba'al Z'vuv, Belzebud, Beezelbub, Beezlebub, Beazlebub, Belzaboul, Beelzeboul, Baalsebul, Baalzebubg, Belzebuth, Beelzebuth y Beelzebus.
From the time she learns to write, whenever trouble comes her way, often the result of her own choices, she scribbles a letter to Bubba, short for Beezelbub, and blames him.
One-Eyed Evil, Mission 5 - Go back to the room where you first saw Beezelbub.