The Assyrian version of Moabitish god Baal-Peor, who was associated with orgies. According to medieval Latin lore, this demon was sent forth into the world by other demons to test rumors concerning the happiness of earthly married life. After much trial, Belphegor fled to the regions that were utterly lacking in female companionship. The story can can found in Machiavelli, and other sources.

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