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Then the LORD met Balaam and put a word in his mouth and said, "Return to Balak, and thus you shall speak."

Lexicon

Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Hebrew: Transliteration:
Then the LORD the proper name of the God of Israel Noun H3068 יְהוָה֙ Yah·weh
met to encounter, meet, befall Verb H7136 וַיִּקָּ֤ר vai·yik·kar
Balaam a prophet Noun H1109 בִּלְעָ֔ם bil·'am,
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and put to put, place, set Verb H7760 וַיָּ֥שֶׂם vai·ya·sem
a word speech, word Noun H1697 דָּבָ֖ר da·var
in his mouth mouth Noun H6310 בְּפִ֑יו be·fiv;
and said, to utter, say Verb H559 וַיֹּ֛אמֶר vai·yo·mer
"Return to turn back, return Verb H7725 שׁ֥וּב shuv
to Balak, "devastator," a Moabite king Noun H1111 בָּלָ֖ק ba·lak
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and thus thus, here Adverb H3541 וְכֹ֥ה ve·choh
you shall speak." to speak Verb H1696 תְדַבֵּֽר׃ te·dab·ber.

Locations

Put

PUTput (puT; Phoud, in Genesis and Chronicles, variant for Genesis Phout, for Chronicles, Phouth):1. Renderings:In consequence of the identification at the time, the prophets have "Libya" (Libues), except Nab 3:9, where the Greek renders the word as phuge, "flight." The Vulgate (Jerome's Latin Bible, 390-405 A.D.) has "Phut," "Phuth," and in the Prophets "Li... View Details

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Balaam

Balaam, an unrighteous prophet

Balak

Balak, a king of the Moabites

Put

a son of Ham, also his desc. and their land

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New American Standard Bible Then the LORD met Balaam and put a word in his mouth and said, "Return to Balak, and thus you shall speak."
King James Bible Then And the LORD met Balaam Balaam, and put a word in his mouth mouth, and said, "Return to Go again unto Balak, and thus you shall speak."say thus.
Interlinear Then the LORD met Balaam and put a word in his mouth and said, "Return to Balak, and thus you shall speak."