Beelteth'mus (Βεέλτεθμος v. r. Βεελτεμώθ, Vulg. Balthemus), given as the name of an officer of Artaxerxes residing in Palestine (1 Esdras 2:16, 25); evidently a corruption of בּעֵל טעֵם, lord of judgment, A. V. "chancellor;" the title of Rehum, the name immediately before it (Ezr 4:8).

See also the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

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