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  1. a Moabite god. Jer. 48.
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Examples from the Web for chemosh

Historical Examples of chemosh

  • He was guilty of constructing a “high place” for Chemosh, “the abomination of Moab.”

    Religion and Lust

    James Weir

  • Chemosh, the god of the Amorites, is mentioned in Judges xi.

  • Now they afflicted Moab many days, for Chemosh was angry with his land.

    The Bible Story

    Rev. Newton Marshall Hall

  • For Jephthah, Chemosh is obviously as real a personage as Jahveh.

  • Chemosh, Athtar; he regards these deities as transformations of the mother-goddess Ashtart.