Belphegor


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Belphegor:

see Baal-peorBaal-peor
, in the Bible, local divinity (the Baal) of Peor. According to the Book of Numbers, the Hebrews stayed at Shittim during the wilderness wanderings. While there, Hebrew men had sexual relationships with the local Moabite women.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Belphegor

fiend turned man; henpecked by wife. [Ital. Lit.: Belphegor, Walsh Classical, 53]
References in classic literature ?
We pored together over such works as the Ververt et Chartreuse of Gresset; the Belphegor of Machiavelli; the Heaven and Hell of Swedenborg; the Subterranean Voyage of Nicholas Klimm by Holberg; the Chiromancy of Robert Flud, of Jean D'Indagine, and of De la Chambre; the Journey into the Blue Distance of Tieck; and the City of the Sun by Campanella.
Sage has only just reunited his family back on earth, however, when Belphegor, the Prince of Sloth, takes Sage's little brother Nick out of revenge for the fall of Mammon.
(2004), << Persepolis et les revolutions de Marjane Satrapi >>, Belphegor: litterature populaire et culture mediatique, vol.
The Slam's co-headliners Lacuna Coil and Belphegor closed out the night for international acts at around midnight.
"Le Sublime naturel dans le 'Cycle de Neubourg' de Daniel Sernine." Belphegor. Spec.
The lawyer's use of the name 'Belphegor' was particularly inflammatory, said police, because the demon was portrayed by classical writers as 'Hell's ambassador to France' ...
7 In 1589 a German bishop claimed there were actually seven 'princes' of hell: Lucifer, Mammon, Asmodeus, Leviathan, Beelzebub, Satan and Belphegor
Estudie el espiritu, el aire, el agua, el fuego, la altura, la profundidad, el oriente, el occidente, el norte, y el mediodia; y llegue casi a comprender y aun a conocer intimamente a Satan, Lucifer, Ashtarot, Beelzebuth, Asmodeo, Belphegor, Nahema, Lilith, Adrammeleh y Baal.
"Crimenes para armar: Amuleto de Roberto Bolano." Belphegor: litterature populaire et culture mediatique 9.3 (2010): no pag.
The organisers of the 15th ICCCR said in a statement, 'We invite everyone interested in any Citroen, from 1919 to the present day, to join us - from B2 to Belphegor, from 2CV to DS5.
April 21, bands performing include Overkill, iwrestledabearonce, Protest the Hero, Periphery, Bane, Shipwreck, Cruel Hand, Aborted, The Mongoloids, Belphegor, System Divide, Naysayer, The Greenery, Diamond Plate and Rotting Out.
The first English-language feature from Gallic writer-helmer Jean-Paul Salome ("Arsene Lupin," "Belphegor"), "The Chameleon" chronicles a young man's return to bayou-country Louisiana after four years of abduction and abuse.