Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BEE-təl-joos(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Variant of Betelgeuse used for the title character of the movie Beetlejuice (1988), about an obnoxious ghost who is commissioned to scare a family out of their new house. The character's name is spelled Betelgeuse in the credits, though in other media it appears as Beetlejuice.


Entry added April 5, 2022