Other definitions for Baal (2 of 2)
any of numerous local deities among the ancient Semitic peoples, typifying the productive forces of nature and worshiped with much sensuality.
(sometimes lowercase) a false god.
- Ba·al·ish, adjective
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How to use baal in a sentence
Manifestation of the signature of baal-Zeboub, generalissimo of the armies of Lucifer, written in fire upon the void.
A final howl of invocation resulted in complete failure, whereupon it was decided that baal-Zeboub had business elsewhere.
There is a touch of sublimity in that, and the basia of baal-Zeboub may well enough be more demoralising than those of Secundus.
Whenever they passed an embedded fakir, they obtained an incantation from his lips, but still baal-Zeboub failed.
Esh-baal grew continually weaker, and his general Abner intrigued with David to betray him into the hands of the Jewish king.Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations | Archibald Sayce
British Dictionary definitions for Baal
any of several ancient Semitic fertility gods
Phoenician myth the sun god and supreme national deity
(sometimes not capital) any false god or idol
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