Acts 13:20

And after these things (kai meta tauta). That is, the time of the Judges then began. Cf. Judges 2:16 . Until Samuel the prophet (ew Samouhl prophtou). The terminus ad quem. He was the last of the judges and the first of the prophets who selected the first king (Saul) under God's guidance. Note the absence of the Greek article with prophtou.