5 sent messengers to call Balaam son of Beor, who was living in his native land of Pethor near the Euphrates River. His message said: “Look, a vast horde of people has arrived from Egypt. They cover the face of the earth and are threatening me.

References for Numbers 22:5

    • a 22:5 - Or who was at Pethor in the land of the Amavites.
    • b 22:5 - Hebrew the river.