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Numbers 24:1 NIV

1 Now when Balaam saw that it pleased the LORD to bless Israel, he did not resort to divination as at other times, but turned his face toward the wilderness.

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  • a 24:4 - Hebrew "Shaddai" ; also in verse 16
  • b 24:17 - Samaritan Pentateuch (see also Jer. 48:45); the meaning of the word in the Masoretic Text is uncertain.
  • c 24:17 - Or possibly "Moab," / "batter"
  • d 24:17 - Or "all the noisy boasters"
  • e 24:23 - Masoretic Text; with a different word division of the Hebrew "The people from the islands will gather from the north" .