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noun as in Lucifer

noun as in Prince of Darkness

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Example Sentences

It claims they’re members of some unknown Satanic cabal called “Beelzebub,” but they don’t even spell it right.

From Vox

In one, Berkowitz called himself a “Beelzebub” and “the Chubby Behemouth” and wrote, “I live for the hunt—my life.”

From Time

But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This man doth not cast out devils but by Beelzebub, the prince of devils.

They will make a bonfire of the houses of those bourgeois and artisans fit to roast Beelzebub!

You are not ignorant that the millions that follow the standard of Beelzebub are to be plunged with him into eternal misery.

Ingenious gentlemen who believe that Beelzebub made this world, are not a class of gentlemen I can get profit from.

I heard him mutter, "Beelzebub, prince of devils," so I suppose the cabin boy had given his bird a bad name.


On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to Beelzebub, such as: adversary, dastard, djinn, fiend, genie, and hellion.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.