how to pronounce prophet


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prophet is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of prophet in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… portrait of a prophet so fascinating …”

meanings of prophet


  1. Any of the prophets mentioned in the Bible, especially an author of one of the Prophets.
  2. Jesus.
  3. Muhammad.


  1. Someone who speaks by divine inspiration.
  2. Someone who predicts the future; a soothsayer.

prophet frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word prophet occurs in english on average 10.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with prophet


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