Mesopotamian - A Philistine god. This name was corrupted to become Beelzebub, said to mean God of the Dunghill and, hence, Lord of the Flies. In some accounts, identified as Beelzebul, Beelzeboul, Beelzeboul, Beelzebub, Beelzebub, Baalzebub, Beelzeb(o)ul, Belzeboth, Belzebud, God of the Dunghill, Lord of the Flies, Canaanite Baal Zebul, God of Heaven, God of Heaven, Baal-Zebul, Baal-Zebul, Zebul or Biblical Beelzebub.

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