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Beelzebub

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(Gr. form Beel'zebul), the name given to Satan, and found only in the New Testament (Matthew 10:25 ; 12:24,27 ; Mark 3:22 ). It is probably the same as Baalzebub (q.v.), the god of Ekron, meaning "the lord of flies," or, as others think, "the lord of dung," or "the dung-god."


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These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

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Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Beelzebub'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/ebd/b/beelzebub.html. 1897.

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