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prophet

US [ˈprɑfɪt]
UK [ˈprɒfɪt]
  • n.预言家;(基督教、犹太教和伊斯兰教的)先知
  • Web预言者;提倡者;先知者
Plural Form:prophets  
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n.
1.
[c]
(基督教、犹太教和伊斯兰教的)先知(in the Christian, Jewish and Muslim religions) a person sent by God to teach the people and give them messages from God
2.
[sing]
先知穆罕默德(伊斯兰教的创始人)Muhammad, who founded the religion of Islam
3.
[c]
预言家;预言者a person who claims to know what will happen in the future
4.
[c]
~ (of sth)
倡导者;拥护者;鼓吹者a person who teaches or supports a new idea, theory, etc.
William Morris was one of the early prophets of socialism.
威廉 ) 莫里斯是社会主义的早期传播者之一。
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[pl]
(《〈圣经〉旧约》和《希伯来圣经》中的)先知书the name used for some books of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Bible

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