Parts of Speech

n pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

of foreign origin

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Pethor (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ethor = "soothsayer"
1. a town of Mesopotamia and the home of Balaam; located on a river; site unknown

Strong's Definitions

Pthowr, peth-ore'; of foreign origin; Pethor, a place in Mesopotamia: — Pethor.

Concordance Results Using KJV

He sent messengers therefore unto Balaam the son of Beor to H6604, which is by the river of the land of the children of his people, to call him, saying, Behold, there is a people come out from Egypt: behold, they cover the face of the earth, and they abide over against me:


Because they met you not with bread and with water in the way, when ye came forth out of Egypt; and because they hired against thee Balaam the son of Beor of H6604 of Mesopotamia, to curse thee.