how to pronounce prophets


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prophets is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of prophets


  1. A division of the Old Testament, comprising the books of Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and the Twelve.
  2. The 21st sura (chapter) of the Qur'an.


  1. Plural of prophet.

prophets frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word prophets occurs in english on average 7.3 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.

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