Numbers 23:25
New International Version
Then Balak said to Balaam, "Neither curse them at all nor bless them at all!"

New Living Translation
Then Balak said to Balaam, “Fine, but if you won’t curse them, at least don’t bless them!”

English Standard Version
And Balak said to Balaam, “Do not curse them at all, and do not bless them at all.”

Berean Study Bible
Now Balak said to Balaam, “Then neither curse them at all nor bless them at all!”

New American Standard Bible
Then Balak said to Balaam, "Do not curse them at all nor bless them at all!"

New King James Version
Then Balak said to Balaam, “Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all!”

King James Bible
And Balak said unto Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

Christian Standard Bible
Then Balak told Balaam, "Don't curse them and don't bless them!"

Contemporary English Version
Balak shouted, "If you're not going to curse Israel, then at least don't bless them."

Good News Translation
Then Balak said to Balaam, "You refuse to curse the people of Israel, but at least don't bless them!"

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then Balak told Balaam, "Don't curse them and don't bless them!"

International Standard Version
Then Balak told Balaam, "Don't curse them or bless them!"

NET Bible
Balak said to Balaam, "Neither curse them at all nor bless them at all!"

New Heart English Bible
Balak said to Balaam, "Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all."

A Faithful Version
And Balak said to Balaam, "Neither curse them at all nor bless them at all."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Balak said to Balaam, "If you won't curse them, then at least don't bless them!"

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Balak said unto Balaam: 'Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.'

New American Standard 1977
Then Balak said to Balaam, “Do not curse them at all nor bless them at all!”

King James 2000 Bible
And Balak said unto Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

American King James Version
And Balak said to Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

American Standard Version
And Balak said unto Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Balac said to Balaam, Neither curse the people at all for me, nor bless them at all.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Balac said to Balaam: Neither curse, nor bless him.

Darby Bible Translation
And Balak said to Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

English Revised Version
And Balak said unto Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Balak said to Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

World English Bible
Balak said to Balaam, "Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all."

Young's Literal Translation
And Balak saith unto Balaam, 'Neither pierce it at all, nor bless it at all;'
Study Bible
Balaam's Second Oracle
24Behold, the people rise like a lioness; they rouse themselves like a lion, not resting until they devour their prey and drink the blood of the slain.” 25Now Balak said to Balaam, “Then neither curse them at all nor bless them at all!”26But Balaam replied, “Did I not tell you that whatever the LORD says, I must do?”…
Cross References
Numbers 23:24
Behold, the people rise like a lioness; they rouse themselves like a lion, not resting until they devour their prey and drink the blood of the slain."

Numbers 23:26
But Balaam replied, "Did I not tell you that whatever the LORD says, I must do?"

Treasury of Scripture

And Balak said to Balaam, Neither curse them at all, nor bless them at all.

Psalm 2:1-3
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing? …









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

said
וַיֹּ֤אמֶר (way·yō·mer)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 559: To utter, say

to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

Balaam,
בִּלְעָ֔ם (bil·‘ām)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1109: Balaam -- a prophet

“Neither
גַּם־ (gam-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 1571: Assemblage, also, even, yea, though, both, and

curse
תִקֳּבֶ֑נּוּ (ṯiq·qo·ḇen·nū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5344: To puncture

them at all
קֹ֖ב (qōḇ)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's Hebrew 6895: To scoop out, to malign, execrate

nor
לֹ֥א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

bless
בָּרֵ֖ךְ (bā·rêḵ)
Verb - Piel - Infinitive absolute
Strong's Hebrew 1288: To kneel, to bless God, man, to curse

them at all!”
תְבָרֲכֶֽנּוּ׃ (ṯə·ḇā·ră·ḵen·nū)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - second person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1288: To kneel, to bless God, man, to curse
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