Peor

Peor (Pee´or; Heb., “opening”)

A mountain in Moab to which Balak took Balaam (Num 23:28). It was apparently the site of a shrine to Baal (Num 25:3; Num 25:5) with which Israelites were involved, to their subsequent detriment (Num 25:18; Josh 22:17; Ps 106:28).

Num 23:28

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Num 25:3

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Num 25:5

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Num 25:18

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Josh 22:17

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Ps 106:28

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