Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And Balaam, the son of Beor, the prophet, the children of Israel put to death with the sword.

New American Standard Bible

The sons of Israel also killed Balaam the son of Beor, the diviner, with the sword among the rest of their slain.

King James Version

Balaam also the son of Beor, the soothsayer, did the children of Israel slay with the sword among them that were slain by them.

Holman Bible

Along with those the Israelites put to death, they also killed the diviner, Balaam son of Beor, with the sword.

International Standard Version

The Israelis also killed Beor's son Balaam, the occult practitioner, executing him with a sword as one of those killed.

A Conservative Version

The sons of Israel also killed Balaam the son of Beor, the diviner, with the sword among the rest of their slain.

American Standard Version

Balaam also the son of Beor, the soothsayer, did the children of Israel slay with the sword among the rest of their slain.

Amplified

The sons of Israel also killed Balaam the son of Beor, the diviner (soothsayer), with the sword among [the rest of] their slain.

Darby Translation

And Balaam the son of Beor, the diviner, did the children of Israel kill with the sword among them that were slain by them.

Julia Smith Translation

And Balaam son of Beor, divining, the sons of Israel slew with the sword to those being wounded by them.

King James 2000

Balaam also the son of Beor, the soothsayer, did the children of Israel slay with the sword among them that were slain by them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[In addition] to their slain, the {Israelites} killed with the sword Balaam son of Beor, who practiced divination.

Modern King James verseion

The sons of Israel also killed Balaam the son of Beor, the diviner, with the sword, among their slain.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Balaam, also, the son of Beor, the soothsayer, the children of Israel slew with the sword, among other that were slain.

NET Bible

The Israelites killed Balaam son of Beor, the omen reader, along with the others.

New Heart English Bible

The children of Israel also killed Balaam, the son of Beor, the soothsayer, with the sword, among the rest of their slain.

The Emphasized Bible

Balaam also son of Beor, the diviner, did the sons of Israel slay with the sword among their slain.

Webster

Balaam also the son of Beor, the sooth-sayer, did the children of Israel slay with the sword, among them that were slain by them.

World English Bible

The children of Israel alse killed Balaam also the son of Beor, the soothsayer, with the sword, among the rest of their slain.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Balaam, son of Beor, the diviner, have the sons of Israel slain with the sword, among their wounded ones.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּלעם 
Bil`am 
Usage: 61

of Beor
בּעור 
B@`owr 
Usage: 10

קסם 
Qacam 
Usage: 20

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

with the sword
חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413


unto, with, against, at, into, in, before, to, of, upon, by, toward, hath, for, on, beside, from, where, after, within
Usage: 0

חלל 
Chalal 
Usage: 94

Context Readings

Reuben's Inheritance

21 And all the towns of the table-land, and all the kingdom of Sihon, king of the Amorites, who was ruling in Heshbon, whom Moses overcame, together with the chiefs of Midian, Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, the chiefs of Sihon, who were living in the land. 22 And Balaam, the son of Beor, the prophet, the children of Israel put to death with the sword. 23 And the limit of the children of Reuben was the edge of Jordan. This was the heritage of the children of Reuben by their families, with its towns and its unwalled places.


Cross References

Numbers 31:8

They put the kings of Midian to death with the rest, Evi and Reken and Zur and Hur and Reba, the five kings of Midian: and Balaam, the son of Beor, they put to death with the sword.

Numbers 22:5-7

So he sent men to Balaam, son of Beor, at Pethor by the River in the land of the children of his people, saying to him, See, a people has come out of Egypt, covering all the face of the earth, and they have put up their tents opposite to me:

Numbers 24:1

Now when Balaam saw that it was the Lord's pleasure to give his blessing to Israel, he did not, as at other times, make use of secret arts, but turning his face to the waste land,

2 Peter 2:15

Turning out of the true way, they have gone wandering in error, after the way of Balaam, the son of Beor, who was pleased to take payment for wrongdoing;

Jude 1:11

A curse on them! They have gone in the way of Cain, running uncontrolled into the error of Balaam for reward, and have come to destruction by saying evil against the Lord, like Korah.

Revelation 2:14

But I have some things against you, because you have with you those who keep the teaching of Balaam, by whose suggestion Balak made the children of Israel go out of the right way, taking food which was offered to false gods, and going after the desires of the flesh.

Revelation 19:20

And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet who did the signs before him, by which they were turned from the true way who had the mark of the beast, and who gave worship to his image: these two were put living into the sea of ever-burning fire.

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