and they divide, one of the words written by the mysterious hand on the wall of Belshazzar's palace ( Daniel 5:25 ). It is a pure Chaldean word. "Peres" is only a simple form of the same word.
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
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Upharsin". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".