16 The LORD met with Balaam and put a word in his mouth and said, “Go back to Balak and give him this word.”

Read Numbers 23:16 Using Other Translations

And the LORD met Balaam, and put a word in his mouth, and said, Go again unto Balak, and say thus.
And the LORD met Balaam and put a word in his mouth and said, "Return to Balak, and thus shall you speak."
And the LORD met Balaam and gave him a message. Then he said, “Go back to Balak and give him my message.”