A mountain of Moab, from which Balaam surveyed the camp of Israel, Numbers 23:28. It probably lay a few miles northeast of the Dead Sea, but is not now recognized. This name and vicinity are also associated with an idol of the Moabites, Deuteronomy 4:8. See BAAL.
These dictionary topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859. Public Domain, copy freely.
Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'PEOR'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".