Baal Merodach

noun
the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu
Syn: ↑Marduk, ↑Merodach, ↑Bel-Merodach
Regions: ↑Babylon
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Semitic deity

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/mer"euh dahk'/
Marduk.

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  • Baal Merodach — /mer euh dahk / Marduk. * * * …   Universalium

  • Merodach — noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu • Syn: ↑Marduk, ↑Baal Merodach, ↑Bel Merodach • Regions: ↑Babylon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Semitic deity * * * /mer …   Useful english dictionary

  • MERODACH — Rex Babyloniorum Iugaeo successit. Vide Ies. c. 39. v. 1. qui 2 Reg. c. 20. v. 12. dicitur Berodach Baladan, Ptolomeo Mardokempades fil. Baladanis, qui creditur Nabonassar in historiis profanis. Regnare incepit A. M. 3332. Ezechiam, post morbum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Baal — (»Herr«) hieß bei den Kanaanäern ursprünglich jeder Gott, den man an einem bestimmten Orte wohnend und wirkend dachte und demgemäß ebendort verehrte. Jeder Ort, jeder Berg hatte seinen B., daher die vielen phönikisch kanaanäischen geographischen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Baal — Synonyms and related words: Adad, Adapa, Anu, Anunaki, Ashtoreth, Ashur, Astarte, Beltu, Ceres, Dagon, Damkina, Demeter, Dionysus, Dumuzi, Ea, Enlil, Ereshkigal, Frey, Gibil, Girru, Gish Bar, Gishzida, Gula, Igigi, Inanna, Isimud, Isis,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Bel-Merodach — n. 1. (Babylonian) the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu. Syn: Marduk, Merodach, Baal Merodach. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bel-Merodach — noun the chief Babylonian god; his consort was Sarpanitu • Syn: ↑Marduk, ↑Merodach, ↑Baal Merodach • Regions: ↑Babylon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Semitic deity …   Useful english dictionary

  • Semitic deity — noun a deity worshipped by the ancient Semites • Topics: ↑antiquity • Hypernyms: ↑deity, ↑divinity, ↑god, ↑immortal • Hyponyms: ↑Anunnaki, ↑Enuk …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marduk — /mahr dook/, n. Babylonian Relig. the chief of the Babylonian deities. Also, Merodach. Also called Baal Merodach. * * * or Bel In Mesopotamian religion, the chief god of the city of Babylon and the national god of Babylonia. He began as a god of… …   Universalium

  • Babylon — noun the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia • Derivationally related forms: ↑Babylonian • Regions: ↑Mesopotamia • Members of this Region: ↑Babylonian, ↑Babylonia, ↑Chalda …   Useful english dictionary

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