noun Be·lial \ˈbē-lē-əl, ˈbēl-yəl\

Definition of Belial

  1. 1 —a biblical name of the devil or one of the fiends

  2. 2 :  one of the fallen angels in Milton's Paradise Lost

Origin and Etymology of belial

Greek, from Hebrew bĕlīyaʽal worthlessness

First Known Use: 13th century

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