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Propheteuo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4395  
Original WordWord Origin
profeteuofrom (4396)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Propheteuo6:781,952
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
prof-ate-yoo'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to prophesy, to be a prophet, speak forth by divine inspirations, to predict
    1. to prophesy
    2. with the idea of foretelling future events pertaining esp. to the kingdom of God
    3. to utter forth, declare, a thing which can only be known by divine revelation
    4. to break forth under sudden impulse in lofty discourse or praise of the divine counsels
      1. under like prompting, to teach, refute, reprove, admonish, comfort others
    5. to act as a prophet, discharge the prophetic office
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 28
prophesied 5, prophesies 3, prophesy 16, prophesying 3, prophetesses 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew4
Mark2
Luke2
John1
Acts4
1 Corinthians10
1 Peter1
Jude1
Revelation2


Total27
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Propheteuo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.