- Homophone Note, Word History, Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a person who predicts the future.
In Greek mythology, Cassandra was a prophet whose fate was to be believed by nobody.
- similar words:
- forecaster, fortuneteller
The words prophet
(money or benefit) sound alike but have different meanings.
comes from an ancient Greek word that means "interpreter" or "one who speaks for the gods."
The word prophet
contains the following part:
that means before