“Then the LORD opened the mouth of the donkey, and she said to Balaam, ‘What have I done to you, that you have struck me these three times?’”
Then the LORD opened the mouth of the donkey,
Opened H6605: A primitive root; to open wide (literally or figuratively); specifically to loosen, begin, plough, carve: - appear, break forth, draw (out), let go free, (en-) grave (-n), loose (self), (be, beset) open (-ing), put off, ungird, unstop, have vent.
The mouth H6310: From פָּאָה H6284; the mouth (as the means of blowing), whether literally or figuratively (particularly speech); specifically edge, portion or side ; adverbially (with preposition) according to. H6284: A primitive root; to puff, that is, blow away.
“But when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you shall say to them, ‘Thus says the LORD God.’ He who will hear, let him hear; and he who will refuse to hear, let him refuse, for they are a rebellious house.”
And she said to Balaam,
“And he said to me, “Son of man, I send you to the people of Israel, to nations of rebels, who have rebelled against me. They and their fathers have transgressed against me to this very day. The descendants also are impudent and stubborn: I send you to them, and you shall say to them, ‘Thus says the LORD God.’ And whether they hear or refuse to hear (for they are a rebellious house) they will know that a prophet has been among them.”
What have I done to you,
“But the word that is written in their Law must be fulfilled: ‘They hated me without a cause.’”
That you have struck me these three times?
“Jesus said to him, ‘Truly, I tell you, this very night, before the rooster crows, you will deny me three times.’”