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Lexicon :: Strong's G4396 - prophētēs

προφήτης

Transliteration
prophētēs
Pronunciation
pro-fā'-tās (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a compound of πρό (G4253) and φημί (G5346)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:781,952

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. in Greek writings, an interpreter of oracles or of other hidden things

  2. one who, moved by the Spirit of God and hence his organ or spokesman, solemnly declares to men what he has received by inspiration, especially concerning future events, and in particular such as relate to the cause and kingdom of God and to human salvation

    1. the OT prophets, having foretold the kingdom, deeds and death, of Jesus the Messiah.

    2. of John the Baptist, the herald of Jesus the Messiah

    3. of the illustrious prophet, the Jews expected before the advent of the Messiah

    4. the Messiah

    5. of men filled with the Spirit of God, who by God's authority and command in words of weight pleads the cause of God and urges salvation of men

    6. of prophets that appeared in the apostolic age among Christians

      1. they are associated with the apostles

      2. they discerned and did what is best for the Christian cause, foretelling certain future events. (Acts 11:27)

      3. in the religious assemblies of the Christians, they were moved by the Holy Spirit to speak, having power to instruct, comfort, encourage, rebuke, convict, and stimulate, their hearers

  3. a poet (because poets were believed to sing under divine inspiration)

    1. of Epimenides (Tit. 1:12)

KJV Translation Count — Total: 149x
The KJV translates Strongs G4396 in the following manner: prophet (149x).
Thayer's Greek Lexicon Help

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G4396 matches the Greek προφήτης (prophētēs),
which occurs 149 times in 143 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 3 (Mat 1:22–Luk 7:16)

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Mat 1:22

Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, G4396 saying,

Tools specific to Mat 2:5

Mat 2:5

And they said unto him, In Bethlehem of Judaea: for thus it is written by the prophet, G4396

Tools specific to Mat 2:15

Mat 2:15

And was there until the death of Herod: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, G4396 saying, Out of Egypt have I called my son.

Tools specific to Mat 2:17

Mat 2:17

Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the prophet, G4396 saying,

Tools specific to Mat 2:23

Mat 2:23

And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, G4396 He shall be called a Nazarene.

Tools specific to Mat 3:3

Mat 3:3

For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet G4396 Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.

Tools specific to Mat 4:14

Mat 4:14

That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, G4396 saying,

Tools specific to Mat 5:12

Mat 5:12

Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets G4396 which were before you.

Tools specific to Mat 5:17

Mat 5:17

Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: G4396 I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.

Tools specific to Mat 7:12

Mat 7:12

Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 8:17

Mat 8:17

That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, G4396 saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.

Tools specific to Mat 10:41

Mat 10:41

He that receiveth a prophet G4396 in the name of a prophet G4396 shall receive a prophet's G4396 reward; and he that receiveth a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.

Tools specific to Mat 11:9

Mat 11:9

But what went ye out for to see? A prophet? G4396 yea, I say unto you, and more than a prophet. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 11:13

Mat 11:13

For all the prophets G4396 and the law prophesied until John.

Tools specific to Mat 12:17

Mat 12:17

That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, G4396 saying,

Tools specific to Mat 12:39

Mat 12:39

But he answered and said unto them, An evil and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given to it, but the sign of the prophet G4396 Jonas:

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Mat 13:17

For verily I say unto you, That many prophets G4396 and righteous men have desired to see those things which ye see, and have not seen them; and to hear those things which ye hear, and have not heard them.

Tools specific to Mat 13:35

Mat 13:35

That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, G4396 saying, I will open my mouth in parables; I will utter things which have been kept secret from the foundation of the world.

Tools specific to Mat 13:57

Mat 13:57

And they were offended in him. But Jesus said unto them, A prophet G4396 is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house.

Tools specific to Mat 14:5

Mat 14:5

And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet. G4396

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Mat 16:4

A wicked and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given unto it, but the sign of the prophet G4396 Jonas. And he left them, and departed.

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Mat 16:14

And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist: some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 21:4

Mat 21:4

All this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, G4396 saying,

Tools specific to Mat 21:11

Mat 21:11

And the multitude said, This is Jesus the prophet G4396 of Nazareth of Galilee.

Tools specific to Mat 21:26

Mat 21:26

But if we shall say, Of men; we fear the people; for all hold John as a prophet. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 21:46

Mat 21:46

But when they sought to lay hands on him, they feared the multitude, because they took him for a prophet. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 22:40

Mat 22:40

On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets. G4396

Tools specific to Mat 23:29

Mat 23:29

Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye build the tombs of the prophets, G4396 and garnish the sepulchres of the righteous,

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Mat 23:30

And say, If we had been in the days of our fathers, we would not have been partakers with them in the blood of the prophets. G4396

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Mat 23:31

Wherefore ye be witnesses unto yourselves, that ye are the children of them which killed the prophets. G4396

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Mat 23:34

Wherefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, G4396 and wise men, and scribes: and some of them ye shall kill and crucify; and some of them shall ye scourge in your synagogues, and persecute them from city to city:

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Mat 23:37

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou that killest the prophets, G4396 and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!

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Mat 24:15

When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, G4396 stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth, let him understand:)

Tools specific to Mat 26:56

Mat 26:56

But all this was done, that the scriptures of the prophets G4396 might be fulfilled. Then all the disciples forsook him, and fled.

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Mat 27:9

Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the prophet, G4396 saying, And they took the thirty pieces of silver, the price of him that was valued, whom they of the children of Israel did value;

Tools specific to Mat 27:35

Mat 27:35

And they crucified him, and parted his garments, casting lots: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, G4396 They parted my garments among them, and upon my vesture did they cast lots.

Tools specific to Mar 1:2

Mar 1:2

As it is written in the prophets, G4396 Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.

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Mar 6:4

But Jesus said unto them, A prophet G4396 is not without honour, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house.

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Mar 6:15

Others said, That it is Elias. And others said, That it is a prophet, G4396 or as one of the prophets. G4396

Tools specific to Mar 8:28

Mar 8:28

And they answered, John the Baptist: but some say, Elias; and others, One of the prophets. G4396

Tools specific to Mar 11:32

Mar 11:32

But if we shall say, Of men; they feared the people: for all men counted John, that he was a prophet G4396 indeed.

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Mar 13:14

But when ye shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, G4396 standing where it ought not, (let him that readeth understand,) then let them that be in Judaea flee to the mountains:

Tools specific to Luk 1:70

Luk 1:70

As he spake by the mouth of his holy prophets, G4396 which have been since the world began:

Tools specific to Luk 1:76

Luk 1:76

And thou, child, shalt be called the prophet G4396 of the Highest: for thou shalt go before the face of the Lord to prepare his ways;

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Luk 3:4

As it is written in the book of the words of Esaias the prophet, G4396 saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.

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Luk 4:17

And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet G4396 Esaias. And when he had opened the book, he found the place where it was written,

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Luk 4:24

And he said, Verily I say unto you, No prophet G4396 is accepted in his own country.

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Luk 4:27

And many lepers were in Israel in the time of Eliseus the prophet; G4396 and none of them was cleansed, saving Naaman the Syrian.

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Luk 6:23

Rejoice ye in that day, and leap for joy: for, behold, your reward is great in heaven: for in the like manner did their fathers unto the prophets. G4396

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Luk 7:16

And there came a fear on all: and they glorified God, saying, That a great prophet G4396 is risen up among us; and, That God hath visited his people.

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1. Mat 1:22–Luk 7:16

2. Luk 7:26–Act 8:30

3. Act 8:34–Rev 22:9

 
 
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