(1) A group of hills west of Heshbon, in the land of Moab, afterwards the country of Reuben; they overlook the Jordan, with mounts Gerizim, Tabor, and Hermon in the far distance. Moses viewed the promised land here before his translation (Deut. 32:49; 34:1). Elevation: 2634 feet above sea level.
(2) Babylonian god of wisdom, being regarded as the son of Bel-Merodach, the patron god of Babylon (Isa. 46:1).