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prophet

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɒfɪt/
someone sent by God to tell people what to do, or to say what will happen in the futurePredicting things and intuitionReligious leaders and officials
Translations of “prophet”
in Korean 선지자, 예언자…
in Arabic رَسول…
in Portuguese profeta…
in Catalan profeta…
in Japanese (神の言葉を伝える)預言者…
in Italian profeta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預言家,先知, 宣揚者,宣導者…
in Russian пророк…
in Turkish peygamber…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预言家,先知, 宣扬者,倡导者…
in Polish prorok/ini…
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