Zippor

Zippor [N] [H] [S]

a little bird, the father of Balak, king of Moab ( Numbers 22:2 Numbers 22:4 ).

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M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
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Bibliography Information

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

Zippor [N] [E] [S]

bird; sparrow; crown; desert
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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Zippor'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Zippor [N] [E] [H]

(sparrow ), father of Balak king of Moab. ( Numbers 22:2 Numbers 22:4 Numbers 22:10 Numbers 22:16 ; 23:18 ; Joshua 24:9 ; Judges 11:25 ) Whether he was the "former king of Moab" alluded to in ( Numbers 21:26 ) we are not told. (B.C. 1451.)


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

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Zippor'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

ZIPPOR

zip'-or (tsippor; in Numbers 22:4; 23:18; tsippor, "bird," "swallow" (HPN, 94)):

Father of Balak, king of Moab (Numbers 22:2,10,16; Joshua 24:9; Judges 11:25).


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ZIPPOR'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.