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Belshazzar

noun Bel·shaz·zar \bel-ˈsha-zər\

Definition of BELSHAZZAR

:  a son of Nebuchadnezzar and king of Babylon in the book of Daniel

Origin of BELSHAZZAR

Hebrew Bēlshaṣṣar
First Known Use: 1587

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