Bel

[[272]Baal]

Bel

-A Babylonian god Isa 46:1; Jer 50:2; 51:44

Bel

The Aramaic form of Baal, the national god of the Babylonians (Isa. 46:1; Jer. 50:2; 51:44). It signifies “lord.” (See [57]BAAL.)