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Beor

Beor [N] [H] [S]

a torch.

  • The father of Bela, one of the kings of Edom ( Genesis 36:32 ).

  • The father of Balaam ( Numbers 22:5 ; Numbers 24:3 Numbers 24:15 ; 31:8 ). In 2 Peter 2:15 he is called Bosor.

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Beor". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .