14th century, in the meaning defined above
Late Latin, from Greek, from Hebrew Mōlekh
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“Moloch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moloch. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.
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