Translation of "prophecy" - English-Spanish dictionary
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prophecy noun /ˈprofəsi/ ( plural prophecies)
› the power of foretelling the future.
› something that is foretold
He made many prophecies about the future. prophesy /-sai/ verb ( past tense, past participle prophesied) › to foretell
He prophesied (that there would be) another war. prophet /-fit/ noun ( feminine prophetess) › a person who (believes that he) is able to foretell the future.
› a person who tells people what God wants, intends etc
the prophet Isaiah. prophetic /-ˈfe-/ adjective ›
prophetically adverb ›
prophecy is a noun: Her prophecy (not prophesy) came true. prophesy is a verb: to prophesy (not prophecy) the future.