Beor

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Beor

(bē`ôr), in the Bible. 1 Father of BalaamBalaam
, the central character in an amalgam of Israelite traditions found in the Book of Numbers. Hired by Balak, king of Moab, to curse the Hebrews encamped in the Jordan valley, Balaam could only bless them.
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. An alternate form is Bosor. 2 Father of BelaBela
, in the Bible. 1 First king of Edom. 2 Benjamin's first son. An alternative spelling is Belah. 3 City later called Zoar.
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