Definition of Dagon in English:

Dagon

proper noun

  • (in the Bible) a national deity of the ancient Philistines, represented as a fish-tailed man.

Origin

Via Latin and Greek from Hebrew dāḡōn, perhaps from dāḡān corn but said (according to folk etymology) to be from dāḡ fish.

Pronunciation:

Dagon

/ˈdāɡän/