Idol with an Appetite

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What was the name of the idol the Babylonians had and every day gave twelve bushels of choice flour, forty sheep, and six measures of wine to?

“Now the Babylonians had an idol called Bel, and every day they provided for it twelve bushels of choice flour and forty sheep and six measures of wine.” Daniel 14:3 (NRSVCE)