Encyclopedia > Moloch

  Article Content


Moloch was a god of the Ammonites. The Bible claims that the worship of Moloch involved the sacrifice of young children by passing them through fire.

Other spelling: Molech

See also Chemosh[?]

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article

... = \sum_k \sum_{s=1}^3 \hbar \, \omega_{k,s} \left( a_{k,s}^{\dagger}a_{k,s} + 1/2 \right) </math> The new indices s = 1, 2, 3 label the polarization ...