- n. (古代腓尼基人等崇拜的)太阳神
any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples; the Hebrews considered Baal a false god
- It was a centre of idolatry, an altar to Baal, the god of the sun and fire.
- It is the site of an ancient Phoenician city probably devoted to the worship of Baal and is now noted for its extensive Roman ruins.Population, 24,000.
- bow the knee to baal 崇拜偶像