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1. baal

any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples; the Hebrews considered Baal a false god

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any of several ancient Semitic fertility gods
2. Phoenician mythology
the sun god and supreme national deity
3. (sometimes not capital)
any false god or idol

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nounWord forms: plural ˈBaalim (ˈbeɪəlɪm ; bāˈəlim) or ˈBaals
among some ancient Semitic peoples, orig., any of a number of local fertility gods; later, a chief god
a false god; idol

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n. pl. Ba·als or Ba·a·lim (bää-lĭm, bälĭm)
1. Any of various local fertility and nature gods of the ancient Semitic peoples considered to be false gods by the Hebrews.
2. often baal A false god or idol.

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