prophet - meaning and definition. What is prophet
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What (who) is prophet - definition

Prophetess; Prophecy, Prophet, and Prophetess; Biblical prophet; Seeress; Prophetic traditions; Prophetic tradition; Verus propheta; Prophethood; True prophet; Prophets'; Prophesize; Criteria of True Prophet; Prophet (Judaism); Prophet-founder; Prophets; Prophet (Bible); Prophecy, Prophet; Prophethood in Islam
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  • [[Isaiah]], an important Biblical prophet, in fresco on the [[Sistine Chapel ceiling]] by [[Michelangelo]]
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  • depiction of Muhammad]] receiving his first revelation from the angel Gabriel. From the manuscript ''[[Jami' al-tawarikh]]'' by [[Rashid-al-Din Hamadani]], 1307, [[Ilkhanate]] period.
  • The Vision of Isaiah is depicted in this 1860 woodcut by [[Julius Schnorr von Karolsfeld]].

1) a false prophet
2) (rel.) a major; minor prophet
Predicter, foreteller, seer, soothsayer.
A prophet is a person who is believed to be chosen by God to say the things that God wants to tell people.
...the sacred name of the Holy Prophet of Islam.
A prophet is someone who predicts that something will happen in the future. (LITERARY)
I promised myself I'd defy all the prophets of doom and battle back to fitness.
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In religion, a prophet or prophetess is an individual who is regarded as being in contact with a divine being and is said to speak on behalf of that being, serving as an intermediary with humanity by delivering messages or teachings from the supernatural source to other people. The message that the prophet conveys is called a prophecy.

Claims of prophethood have existed in many cultures and religions throughout history, including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, ancient Greek religion, Zoroastrianism, Manichaeism, Hinduism, and many others.

Pronunciation examples for prophet
1. of the prophet, cousins of the prophet.
The House of Islam - A Global History _ Ed Husain _ Talks at Google
2. that of prophet Muhammad.
3. of the Prophet Muhammad.
From Chaiwallah to Playwright _ Wajahat Ali _ Talks at Google
4. the prophet Muhammad.
From Chaiwallah to Playwright _ Wajahat Ali _ Talks at Google
5. the Prophet Mohammad.
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Examples of use of prophet
1. Jeffs, the son of a prophet, became the prophet himself five years ago.
2. When the Prophet was with him, he said to the Prophet: ‘Stay at a distance.
3. A prophet? yea, I say unto you, and more than a prophet.
4. All divine prophets, from the prophet Adam, peace be upon him, to the prophet Moses, to the prophet Jesus Christ, to the prophet Mohammad, have all called humanity to monotheism, justice, brotherhood, love and compassion.
5. The Prophet Muhammad has been vilified, but we have to remember he was a prophet of love," he said.