The Bible

Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PROPH'ESY, verb transitive To foretell future events; to predict.

I hate him, for he doth not prophesy good concerning

me, but evil. 1 Kings 22:8.

1. To foreshow. [Little used.]

PROPH'ESY, verb intransitive To utter predictions; to make declaration of events to come. Jeremiah 11:21.

1. In Scripture, to preach; to instruct in religious doctrines; to interpret or explain Scripture or religious subjects; to exhort. 1 Corinthians 13:9. Ezekiel 37:4.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

PROPH'ESYING, participle present tense Foretelling events.

PROPH'ESYING, noun The act of foretelling or of preaching.