ba'-a-lis ba`lic, perhaps for Baalim, "gods"; Septuagint Beleisa, Belisa, [Baalis]; Ant, X, ix, 3, Baalimos:

King of the children of Ammon, the instigator of the murder of Gedaliah (Jeremiah 40:14). Compare Ant, X, ix, 3.

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BAALIS'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.