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Lexicon :: Strong's G4395 - prophēteuō


pro-fā-tyü'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:781,952

Trench's Synonyms: vi. προφητεύω, μαντεύομαι.

Outline of Biblical Usage
  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

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strongs G4395 in the following manner: prophesy (28x).
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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G4395 matches the Greek προφητεύω (prophēteuō),
which occurs 30 times in 27 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Tools specific to Mat 7:22

Mat 7:22

Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we G4395 not prophesied G4395 in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works?

Tools specific to Mat 11:13

Mat 11:13

For all the prophets and the law prophesied G4395 until John.

Tools specific to Mat 15:7

Mat 15:7

Ye hypocrites, well did G4395 Esaias prophesy G4395 of you, saying,

Tools specific to Mat 26:68

Mat 26:68

Saying, Prophesy G4395 unto us, thou Christ, Who is he that smote thee?

Tools specific to Mar 7:6

Mar 7:6

He answered and said unto them, Well hath Esaias prophesied G4395 of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.

Tools specific to Mar 14:65

Mar 14:65

And some began to spit on him, and to cover his face, and to buffet him, and to say unto him, Prophesy: G4395 and the servants did strike him with the palms of their hands.

Tools specific to Luk 1:67

Luk 1:67

And his father Zacharias was filled with the Holy Ghost, and prophesied, G4395 saying,

Tools specific to Luk 22:64

Luk 22:64

And when they had blindfolded him, they struck him on the face, and asked him, saying, Prophesy, G4395 who is it that smote thee?

Tools specific to Jhn 11:51

Jhn 11:51

And this spake he not of himself: but being high priest that year, he prophesied G4395 that Jesus should die for that nation;

Tools specific to Act 2:17

Act 2:17

And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, G4395 and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:

Tools specific to Act 2:18

Act 2:18

And on my servants and on my handmaidens I will pour out in those days of my Spirit; and they shall prophesy: G4395

Tools specific to Act 19:6

Act 19:6

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Ghost came on them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied. G4395

Tools specific to Act 21:9

Act 21:9

And the same man had four daughters, virgins, which did prophesy. G4395

Tools specific to 1Co 11:4

1Co 11:4

Every man praying or prophesying, G4395 having his head covered, dishonoureth his head.

Tools specific to 1Co 11:5

1Co 11:5

But every woman that prayeth or prophesieth G4395 with her head uncovered dishonoureth her head: for that is even all one as if she were shaven.

Tools specific to 1Co 13:9

1Co 13:9

For we know in part, and we prophesy G4395 in part.

Tools specific to 1Co 14:1

1Co 14:1

Follow after charity, and desire spiritual gifts, but rather that ye may prophesy. G4395

Tools specific to 1Co 14:3

1Co 14:3

But he that prophesieth G4395 speaketh unto men to edification, and exhortation, and comfort.

Tools specific to 1Co 14:4

1Co 14:4

He that speaketh in an unknown tongue edifieth himself; but he that prophesieth G4395 edifieth the church.

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1Co 14:5

I would that ye all spake with tongues, but rather that ye prophesied: G4395 for greater is he that prophesieth G4395 than he that speaketh with tongues, except he interpret, that the church may receive edifying.

Tools specific to 1Co 14:24

1Co 14:24

But if all prophesy, G4395 and there come in one that believeth not, or one unlearned, he is convinced of all, he is judged of all:

Tools specific to 1Co 14:31

1Co 14:31

For ye may all prophesy G4395 one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted.

Tools specific to 1Co 14:39

1Co 14:39

Wherefore, brethren, covet to prophesy, G4395 and forbid not to speak with tongues.

Tools specific to 1Pe 1:10

1Pe 1:10

Of which salvation the prophets have enquired and searched diligently, who prophesied G4395 of the grace that should come unto you:

Tools specific to Jde 1:14

Jde 1:14

And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied G4395 of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints,

Tools specific to Rev 10:11

Rev 10:11

And he said unto me, Thou must prophesy G4395 again before many peoples, and nations, and tongues, and kings.

Tools specific to Rev 11:3

Rev 11:3

And I will give power unto my two witnesses, and they shall prophesy G4395 a thousand two hundred and threescore days, clothed in sackcloth.
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