Baphomet


Baphomet
Baphomet Baph"o*met, n. [A corruption of Mahomet or Mohammed, the Arabian prophet: cf. Pr. Bafomet, OSp. Mafomat, OPg. Mafameda.] An idol or symbolical figure which the Templars were accused of using in their mysterious rites. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.