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1. A woman who speaks by divine inspiration or as the interpreter through whom the will of a god is expressed.
2. A woman predictor; a woman soothsayer.
3. The chief spokeswoman of a movement or cause. See Usage Note at -ess.
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proph•et•ess(ˈprɒf ɪ tɪs)
1. a woman who speaks for God or a deity, or by divine inspiration.
2. a woman who foretells the future.
3. a woman who speaks for some doctrine, cause, or movement.
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prophetess[ˈprɒfɪtɪs] N → profetisa f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n → Prophetin f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
prophetess[ˈprɒfɪtɪs] n → profetessa
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