4394. prophéteia
Strong's Concordance
prophéteia: prophecy
Original Word: προφητεία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: prophéteia
Phonetic Spelling: (prof-ay-ti'-ah)
Definition: prophecy
Usage: prophecy, prophesying; the gift of communicating and enforcing revealed truth.
HELPS Word-studies

4394 prophēteía (from 4396 /prophḗtēs, "prophet," which is derived from 4253 /pró, "before" and 5346 /phēmí, "make clear, assert as a priority") – properly, what is clarified beforehand; prophecy which involves divinely-empowered forthtelling (asserting the mind of God) or foretelling (prediction).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from prophéteuó
NASB Translation
prophecies (1), prophecy (15), prophesying (1), prophetic utterance (1), prophetic utterances (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4394: προφητεία

προφητεία, προφητείας, (προφητεύω, which see), Hebrew נְבוּאָה, prophecy, i. e. discourse emanating from divine inspiration and declaring the purposes of God, whether by reproving and admonishing the wicked, or comforting the afflicted, or revealing things hidden; especially by foretelling future events. Used in the N. T. — of the utterances of the O. T. prophets: Matthew 13:14; 2 Peter 1:20, 21 (on this passage see γίνομαι, 5 e. α.); — of the prediction of events relating to Christ's kingdom and its speedy triumph, together with the consolations and admonitions pertaining thereto: Revelation 11:6; Revelation 22:19; τό πνεῦμα τῆς προφητείας, the spirit of prophecy, the divine mind, to which the prophetic faculty is due, Revelation 19:10; οἱ λόγοι τῆς προφητείας, Revelation 1:3; Revelation 22:7, 10, 18; — of the endowment and speech of the Christian teachers called προφῆται (see προφήτης, II. 1 f.): Romans 12:6; 1 Corinthians 12:10; 1 Corinthians 13:2; 1 Corinthians 14:6, 22; plural the gifts and utterances of these prophets, 1 Corinthians 13:8; 1 Thessalonians 5:20; — specifically, of the prognostication of those achievements which one set apart to teach the gospel will accomplish for the kingdom of Christ, 1 Timothy 4:14; plural (see προάγω, 2 a. and compare the commentaries). ((The Sept., Josephus); among native Greek writers used only by Lucian, Alex. 40, 60; (to which add inscriptions (see Liddell and Scott, under the word, I.)).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
prophecy, prophesying.

From prophetes ("prophecy"); prediction (scriptural or other) -- prophecy, prophesying.

see GREEK prophetes

Forms and Transliterations
προφητεια προφητεία προφητείᾳ προφητειαι προφητείαι προφητεῖαι προφητειαν προφητείαν προφητειας προφητείας propheteia propheteía prophēteia prophēteía propheteiai propheteíāi propheteîai prophēteiai prophēteíāi prophēteîai propheteian propheteían prophēteian prophēteían propheteias propheteías prophēteias prophēteías
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 13:14 N-NFS
GRK: αὐτοῖς ἡ προφητεία Ἠσαίου ἡ
NAS: In their case the prophecy of Isaiah
KJV: is fulfilled the prophecy of Esaias,
INT: them the prophecy of Isaiah which

Romans 12:6 N-AFS
GRK: διάφορα εἴτε προφητείαν κατὰ τὴν
NAS: to us, [each of us is to exercise them accordingly]: if prophecy, according
KJV: whether prophecy, [let us prophesy] according
INT: different whether prophecy according to the

1 Corinthians 12:10 N-NFS
GRK: ἄλλῳ δὲ προφητεία ἄλλῳ δὲ
NAS: and to another prophecy, and to another
KJV: to another prophecy; to another
INT: to another moreover prophecy to another moreover

1 Corinthians 13:2 N-AFS
GRK: ἐὰν ἔχω προφητείαν καὶ εἰδῶ
NAS: I have [the gift of] prophecy, and know
KJV: I have [the gift of] prophecy, and
INT: if I have prophecy and know

1 Corinthians 13:8 N-NFP
GRK: εἴτε δὲ προφητεῖαι καταργηθήσονται εἴτε
NAS: but if [there are gifts of] prophecy, they will be done
KJV: whether [there be] prophecies, they shall fail;
INT: if moreover prophesies they will be done away whether

1 Corinthians 14:6 N-DFS
GRK: ἢ ἐν προφητείᾳ ἢ ἐν
NAS: or of prophecy or
KJV: or by prophesying, or by
INT: or in prophecy or in

1 Corinthians 14:22 N-NFS
GRK: ἡ δὲ προφητεία οὐ τοῖς
NAS: but to unbelievers; but prophecy [is for a sign], not to unbelievers
KJV: but prophesying [serveth] not
INT: those who moreover prophecy not to the

1 Thessalonians 5:20 N-AFP
GRK: προφητείας μὴ ἐξουθενεῖτε
NAS: do not despise prophetic utterances.
KJV: Despise not prophesyings.
INT: prophecies not do set at naught

1 Timothy 1:18 N-AFP
GRK: ἐπὶ σὲ προφητείας ἵνα στρατεύῃ
NAS: in accordance with the prophecies previously made
KJV: according to the prophecies which went before
INT: as to you prophecies that you might war

1 Timothy 4:14 N-GFS
GRK: σοι διὰ προφητείας μετὰ ἐπιθέσεως
NAS: on you through prophetic utterance with the laying
KJV: thee by prophecy, with the laying on
INT: to you through prophecy with laying on

2 Peter 1:20 N-NFS
GRK: ὅτι πᾶσα προφητεία γραφῆς ἰδίας
NAS: of all, that no prophecy of Scripture
KJV: that no prophecy of the scripture is
INT: that any prophecy of Scripture of its own

2 Peter 1:21 N-NFS
GRK: ἀνθρώπου ἠνέχθη προφητεία ποτέ ἀλλὰ
NAS: for no prophecy was ever made
KJV: For the prophecy came not
INT: of man was brought prophecy at any time but

Revelation 1:3 N-GFS
GRK: λόγους τῆς προφητείας καὶ τηροῦντες
NAS: the words of the prophecy, and heed
KJV: the words of this prophecy, and
INT: words of the prophecy and keep

Revelation 11:6 N-GFS
GRK: ἡμέρας τῆς προφητείας αὐτῶν καὶ
NAS: during the days of their prophesying; and they have
KJV: the days of their prophecy: and have
INT: days of the prophecy of them and

Revelation 19:10 N-GFS
GRK: πνεῦμα τῆς προφητείας
NAS: of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.
KJV: is the spirit of prophecy.
INT: spirit of prophecy

Revelation 22:7 N-GFS
GRK: λόγους τῆς προφητείας τοῦ βιβλίου
NAS: the words of the prophecy of this
KJV: the sayings of the prophecy of this
INT: words of the prophecy of the book

Revelation 22:10 N-GFS
GRK: λόγους τῆς προφητείας τοῦ βιβλίου
NAS: up the words of the prophecy of this
KJV: the sayings of the prophecy of this
INT: words of the prophecy of the book

Revelation 22:18 N-GFS
GRK: λόγους τῆς προφητείας τοῦ βιβλίου
NAS: the words of the prophecy of this
KJV: the words of the prophecy of this
INT: words of the prophecy of the book

Revelation 22:19 N-GFS
GRK: βιβλίου τῆς προφητείας ταύτης ἀφελεῖ
NAS: of this prophecy, God
KJV: of this prophecy, God
INT: book of the prophecy this will take away

Strong's Greek 4394
19 Occurrences

προφητεία — 6 Occ.
προφητεῖαι — 1 Occ.
προφητείαν — 2 Occ.
προφητείας — 10 Occ.

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