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balak


balak


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Balak 
  empty;  spoiler,  a  son  of  Zippor,  and  king  of  the  Moabites  (Num. 
  22:2,  4).  From  fear  of  the  Israelites,  who  were  encamped  near 
  the  confines  of  his  territory,  he  applied  to  Balaam  (q.v.)  to 
  curse  them  but  in  vain  (Josh.  24:9). 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Balak,  who  lays  waste  or  destroys