Numbers 22:2
New International Version
Now Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites,

New Living Translation
Balak son of Zippor, the Moabite king, had seen everything the Israelites did to the Amorites.

English Standard Version
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Berean Study Bible
Now Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites,

New American Standard Bible
Now Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

King James Bible
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Christian Standard Bible
Now Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Good News Translation
When the king of Moab, Balak son of Zippor, heard what the Israelites had done to the Amorites and how many Israelites there were,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

International Standard Version
Zippor's son Balak saw everything that Israel had done to the Amorites.

NET Bible
Balak son of Zippor saw all that the Israelites had done to the Amorites.

New Heart English Bible
Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Balak, son of Zippor, saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

New American Standard 1977
Now Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Balak, the son of Zippor, saw all that Israel had done to the Amorite.

King James 2000 Bible
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

American King James Version
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

American Standard Version
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And when Balac son of Sepphor saw all that Israel did to the Amorite,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Balac the son of Sephor, seeing all that Israel had done to the Amorrhite,

Darby Bible Translation
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

English Revised Version
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

World English Bible
Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Young's Literal Translation
And Balak son of Zippor seeth all that Israel hath done to the Amorite,
Study Bible
Balak Summons Balaam
1Then the Israelites traveled on and camped in the plains of Moab near the Jordan, across from Jericho. 2Now Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites, 3and Moab was terrified of the people because they were numerous. Indeed, Moab dreaded the Israelites.…
Cross References
Joshua 24:9
Then Balak son of Zippor, the king of Moab, set out to fight against Israel. He sent for Balaam son of Beor to curse you,

Judges 11:25
Are you now so much better than Balak son of Zippor, king of Moab? Did he ever contend with Israel or fight against them?

Treasury of Scripture

And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

Numbers 21:3,20-35
And the LORD hearkened to the voice of Israel, and delivered up the Canaanites; and they utterly destroyed them and their cities: and he called the name of the place Hormah…

Judges 11:25
And now art thou any thing better than Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab? did he ever strive against Israel, or did he ever fight against them,







Lexicon
Now Balak
בָּלָ֖ק (bā·lāq)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1111: Balak -- 'devastator', a Moabite king

son
בֶּן־ (ben-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

of Zippor
צִפּ֑וֹר (ṣip·pō·wr)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6834: Zippor -- 'bird', father of Balak

saw
וַיַּ֥רְא (way·yar)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7200: To see

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

that
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's Hebrew 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

Israel
יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

had done
עָשָׂ֥ה (‘ā·śāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

to the Amorites,
לָֽאֱמֹרִֽי׃ (lā·’ĕ·mō·rî)
Preposition-l, Article | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 567: Amorites -- perhaps 'mountain dwellers', a Canaanite tribe
Verse 2. - Balak the son of Zippor. The name Balak is connected with a word "to make waste," and "Zippor" is a small bird. Balak was, as is presently explained, the king of Moab at this time, but not the king from whom Sihon had wrested so much of his territory (Numbers 21:26). He seems to be mentioned by name on a papyrus in the British Museum (see Brugseh, 'Geogr. Inschr.,' 2, page 32). The later Jews made him out to have been a Midianite, but this is nothing but the merest conjecture. 22:1-14 The king of Moab formed a plan to get the people of Israel cursed; that is, to set God against them, who had hitherto fought for them. He had a false notion, that if he could get some prophet to pray for evil upon them, and to pronounce a blessing upon himself and his forces, that then he should be able to deal with them. None had so great a reputation as Balaam; and Balak will employ him, though he send a great way for him. It is not known whether the Lord had ever spoken to Balaam, or by him, before this; though it is probable he had, and it is certain he did afterwards. Yet we have abundant proof that he lived and died a wicked man, an enemy to God and his people. And the curse shall not come upon us if there is not a cause, even though men utter it. To prevail with Balaam, they took the wages of unrighteousness, but God laid restraint upon Balaam, forbidding him to curse Israel. Balaam was no stranger to Israel's cause; so that he ought to have answered the messengers at once, that he would never curse a people whom God had blessed; but he takes a night's time to consider what he should do. When we parley with temptations, we are in great danger of being overcome. Balaam was not faithful in returning God's answer to the messengers. Those are a fair mark for Satan's temptation, who lessen Divine restraints; as if to go against God's law were only to go without his leave. The messengers also are not faithful in returning Balaam's answer to Balak. Thus many are abused by the flatteries of those about them, and are prevented from seeing their own faults and follies.
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