https://minions-of-belial.tumblr.com/post/640890433767096320/patrick-mccaughey-arrested-for-assaulting-copThe etymology of the word is often understood as "lacking worth", from two common words: beli- (בְּלִי "without-") and ya'al ( יָעַל "to be of value").
https://minions-of-belial.tumblr.com/post/640890909703159808/cowboys-for-trump-leader-arrested-over-us-capitol""Belial" is applied to ideas, words, and counsel, to calamitous circumstances, and most frequently, to worthless men of the lowest sort, such as men...in general who stir up contention." - Wikipedia: Belial/Hebrew Bible.
https://minions-of-belial.tumblr.com/post/640891115314298880/proud-boys-leader-joseph-biggs-arrested-in-floridaA worthless person, a wicked man, goes about with crooked speech, winks with his eyes, signals with his feet, points with his finger, with perverted heart devises evil, continually sowing discord; therefore calamity will come upon him suddenly; in a moment he will be broken beyond healing. - Proverbs 6:12-15 (ESV)