Zippor

Zippor

(zĭp`pôr), in the Bible, father of Balak, king of Moab.
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10) Similarly it appears also in the description of the Israelites by Balak son of Zippor, king of Moab, to Balaam, the son of Beor: "Behold, a people has come out of Egypt; behold, they cover the eye of the earth' (Num 22:5, see also verse 11).
Balaam answers: 'Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab, sent me this message' (Num.
Perched on a high hill midway between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sea of Galilee, the Roman settlement of Sepphoris seems to have taken its name from the Hebrew word for bird, zippor.
Thus, in the Book of Joshua: Then Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab, arose and fought against Israel; and he sent and called Balaam the son of Beor to curse you.