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So he sent messengers to Balaam the son of Beor, at Pethor, which is near the River, in the land of the sons of his people, to call him, saying, "Behold, a people came out of Egypt; behold, they cover the surface of the land, and they are living opposite me.

Lexicon

Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Hebrew: Transliteration:
So he sent to send Verb H7971 וַיִּשְׁלַ֨ח vai·yish·lach
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messengers a messenger Noun H4397 מַלְאָכִ֜ים mal·'a·chim
to Balaam a prophet Noun H1109 בִּלְעָ֣ם bil·'am
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the son son Noun H1121 בֶּן־ ben-
of Beor, "a burning," father of an Edomite king, also the father of Balaam Noun H1160 בְּעֹ֗ור be·'o·vr
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at Pethor, home of Balaam Noun H6604 פְּ֠תֹורָה pe·to·v·rah
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which who, which, that Particle H834 אֲשֶׁ֧ר a·sher
is near upon, above, over Prepostion H5921 עַל־ al-
the River, a stream, river Noun H5104 הַנָּהָ֛ר han·na·har
[in] the land earth, land Noun H776 אֶ֥רֶץ e·retz
of the sons son Noun H1121 בְּנֵי־ be·nei-
of his people, people Noun H5971 עַמֹּ֖ו am·mov
to call to call, proclaim, read Verb H7121 לִקְרֹא־ lik·ro-
him, saying, to utter, say Verb H559 לֵאמֹ֗ר le·mor
"Behold, lo! behold! Particle H2009 הִ֠נֵּה hin·neh
a people people Noun H5971 עַ֣ם am
came to go or come out Verb H3318 יָצָ֤א ya·tza
out of Egypt; a son of Ham, also his desc. and their country in N.W. Africa Noun H4714 מִמִּצְרַ֙יִם֙ mim·mitz·ra·yim
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behold, lo! behold! Particle H2009 הִנֵּ֤ה hin·neh
they cover to cover Verb H3680 כִסָּה֙ chis·sah
the surface an eye Noun H5869 עֵ֣ין ein
of the land, earth, land Noun H776 הָאָ֔רֶץ ha·'a·retz,
and they are living to sit, remain, dwell Verb H3427 יֹשֵׁ֖ב yo·shev
opposite from H4480    
me.      

Locations

Egypt

EGYPTe'-jipt:I. THE COUNTRY1. The Basis of the Land 2. The Nile Valley 3. Earliest Human Remains 4. Climate 5. Conditions of Life 6. The Nile 7. The Fauna 8. The Flora 9. The Prehistoric RacesII. THE HISTORY1. 1st and 2nd Ages: Prehistoric 2. 3d Age: Ist and IInd Dynasties 3. 4th Age: IIIrd through VIth Dynasties 4. 5th Age: VIIth through XIVth Dynasties 5.... View Details

Pethor

PETHORpe'-thor (pethor; Phathoura, Bathoura): The dwelling-place of Balaam, situated on "the river" (the Euphrates) (Numbers 22:5).13). This is Paradise restored. We have sure ground for the expectancy; the last two chapters of Re contain the prophetic fulfillment: "And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth are passed a... View Details

People

Balaam

Balaam [N] [H] [S] lord of the people; foreigner or glutton, as interpreted by others, the son of Beor, was a man of some rank among the Midianites ( Numbers 31:8 ; Compare 16). He resided at Pethor ( Deuteronomy 23:4 ), in Mesopotamia ( Numbers 23:7 ). It is evident that though dwelling among idolaters he had some knowledge of the true God; and was held in such reputation that it was supposed that he whom he... View Details

Beor

|a burning,| father of an Edomite king, also the father of Balaam

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New American Standard Bible So he sent messengers to Balaam the son of Beor, at Pethor, which is near the River, in the land of the sons of his people, to call him, saying, "Behold, a people came out of Egypt; behold, they cover the surface of the land, and they are living opposite me.
King James Bible So he He sent messengers to therefore unto Balaam the son of Beor, at Beor to Pethor, which is near by the River, in river of the land of the sons children of his people, to call him, saying, "Behold, Behold, there is a people came come out of Egypt; from Egypt: behold, they cover the surface face of the land, earth, and they are living opposite me.abide over against me:
Hebrew Greek English So he sent messengers to Balaam the son of Beor, at Pethor, which is near the River, in the land of the sons of his people, to call him, saying, "Behold, a people came out of Egypt; behold, they cover the surface of the land, and they are living opposite me.