- nounthe second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures• Syn: ↑Nebiim• Part Meronyms:↑Joshua, ↑Josue, ↑Book of Joshua, ↑Judges, ↑Book of Judges, ↑I Samuel, ↑1 Samuel, ↑II Samuel, ↑2 Samuel, ↑I Kings, ↑1 Kings, ↑II Kings, ↑2 Kings, ↑Isaiah, ↑Book of Isaiah, ↑Jeremiah, ↑Book of Jeremiah, ↑Ezekiel, ↑Ezechiel, ↑Book of Ezekiel, ↑Hosea, ↑Book of Hosea, ↑Joel, ↑Book of Joel, ↑Amos, ↑Book of Amos, ↑Obadiah, ↑Abdias, ↑Book of Obadiah, ↑Jonah, ↑Book of Jonah, ↑Micah, ↑Micheas, ↑Book of Micah, ↑Nahum, ↑Book of Nahum, ↑Habakkuk, ↑Habacuc, ↑Book of Habakkuk, ↑Zephaniah, ↑Sophonias, ↑Book of Zephaniah, ↑Haggai, ↑Aggeus, ↑Book of Haggai, ↑Zechariah, ↑Zacharias, ↑Book of Zachariah
* * */prof"its/, n. (used with a sing. v.)the canonical group of books that forms the second of the three Jewish divisions of the Old Testament, comprising Joshua, Judges, I and II Samuel, I and II Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. Cf. Law of Moses, Hagiographa.
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prophets — ‘Prophets’ in English Bibles usually renders Hebrew ‘nebi i m’, though other terms are used. Thus there were ‘seers’ (Hebrew, ro e h, a seer, 1 Sam. 9:9), who passed on messages from God received in dreams or divination. There were also sorcerers … Dictionary of the Bible
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Prophets — Prophets are figures from the Old Testament who conveyed the word of God, among them Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Moses, Elijah, Ezekiel, and Habbakuk. Their prophecies usually admonished the Israelites and inspired their choice of a proper moral… … Dictionary of Renaissance art
Prophets — /ˈprɒfəts/ (say profuhts) plural noun the books which form the second of the three Jewish divisions of the Old Testament, comprising 1. the Former Prophets, Joshua, Judges, I and II Samuel, and I and II Kings. 2. the Latter Prophets, a. Isaiah,… … Australian English dictionary
Prophets — This term refers to one of the three main sections of the Tanak or Hebrew Scriptures: Torah (Law), Nebi im (Prophets) and Ketubim (Writings) … Glossary of theological terms
Prophets — noun plural the second part of the Hebrew Bible see bible table … New Collegiate Dictionary
Prophets — /prof its/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the canonical group of books that forms the second of the three Jewish divisions of the Old Testament, comprising Joshua, Judges, I and II Samuel, I and II Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Hosea, Joel, Amos … Universalium
Prophets — noun a division of the Old Testament, comprising the books of Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and the Twelve … Wiktionary
PROPHETS — See PRIESTS, HEBREW PROPHECY … The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
Prophets — Proph|ets, the 1.) one of the main parts of the ↑Old Testament of the Bible, consisting of the writings of Jewish holy men such as Isaiah, Joshua, and Jeremiah 2.) the Jewish holy men who did these writings … Dictionary of contemporary English
prophets — prophÂ·et || prÉ‘fÉªt / prÉ’ n. one who predicts the future, seer; forecaster, foreteller … English contemporary dictionary