Numbers 22:1-5 NLT

1 Then the people of Israel traveled to the plains of Moab and camped east of the Jordan River, across from Jericho.
2 Balak son of Zippor, the Moabite king, had seen everything the Israelites did to the Amorites.
3 And when the people of Moab saw how many Israelites there were, they were terrified.
4 The king of Moab said to the elders of Midian, “This mob will devour everything in sight, like an ox devours grass in the field!” So Balak, king of Moab,
5 sent messengers to call Balaam son of Beor, who was living in his native land of Pethora near the Euphrates River.b 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

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