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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From προφήτης "speaker of a god", from πρό "before" + φημί "I tell"

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

προφητείᾱ (prophēteíāf (genitive προφητείας); first declension

  1. the interpretation of the will of the gods: prophecy
  2. (New Testament): preaching and teaching under the influence of the Holy Spirit

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: prophētīa (see there for further descendants)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek προφητεία (prophēteía)

NounEdit

προφητεία (profiteíaf (plural προφητείες)

  1. prophecy, prediction

DeclensionEdit

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