προφητεία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From προφήτης (prophḗtēs, speaker of a god) +‎ -ίᾱ (-íā).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pro.pʰɛː.těː.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pro.pʰeˈti.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pro.ɸiˈti.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /pro.fiˈti.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /pro.fiˈti.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    προφητείᾱ (prophēteíāf (genitive προφητείᾱς); 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

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek προφητείᾱ (prophēteíā).

    Noun[edit]

    προφητεία (profiteíaf (plural προφητείες)

    1. prophecy, prediction

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