Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks down on the desert.

New American Standard Bible

So Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor which overlooks the wasteland.

King James Version

And Balak brought Balaam unto the top of Peor, that looketh toward Jeshimon.

Holman Bible

So Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, which overlooks the wasteland.

International Standard Version

So Balak took Balaam to the top of Mount Peor, which overlooks the open wilderness.

A Conservative Version

And Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks down upon the desert.

American Standard Version

And Balak took Balaam unto the top of Peor, that looketh down upon the desert.

Amplified

So Balak brought Balaam to the top of [Mount] Peor, that overlooks the wasteland.

Bible in Basic English

So Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, looking down over the waste land.

Darby Translation

And Balak brought Balaam to the top of Peor, which looks over the surface of the waste.

Julia Smith Translation

And Balak will take Balaam to the head of Peor, projecting upon the face of the desert

King James 2000

And Balak brought Balaam unto the top of Peor, that looks toward the wasteland.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Balak took Balaam [to] the top of Peor, which looks down on the face of the Jeshimon.

Modern King James verseion

And Balak brought Balaam to the top of Peor that looks toward Jeshimon.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Balak brought Balaam unto the top of Peor, that boweth toward the wilderness.

NET Bible

So Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks toward the wilderness.

New Heart English Bible

Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks down on the desert.

The Emphasized Bible

So Balak took Balaam, - unto the head of Peor, that looketh over the face of the Jeshimon.

Webster

And Balak brought Balaam to the top of Peor, that looketh towards Jeshimon.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Balak taketh Balaam to the top of Peor, which is looking on the front of the wilderness,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּלק 
Balaq 
Usage: 43

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

בּלעם 
Bil`am 
Usage: 61

unto the top
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

of Peor
פּעור 
P@`owr 
Usage: 5

שׁקף 
Shaqaph 
Usage: 22

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Balaam Relocates Yet Again

27 Balak said to Balaam, "Come now, I will take you to another place; perhaps it will please God that you may curse me them from there." 28 Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks down on the desert. 29 Balaam said to Balak, "Build me here seven altars, and prepare me here seven bulls and seven rams."



Cross References

Numbers 21:20

and from Bamoth to the valley that is in the field of Moab, to the top of Pisgah, which looks down on the desert.

Psalm 106:28

They joined themselves also to Baal Peor, and ate the sacrifices of the dead.

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