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noun as in diviner

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To whom the prophetess, seeing his neck now bristle with horrid snakes, flings a soporific cake of honey and medicated grain.

Erythræ was the native place of the Sibyl, an ancient inspired prophetess.

We were halted in front of one of the "pyes," and directly opposite the house of the prophetess.

We were conducted, through an inconsiderable place, to the town where the prophetess resided.

Their prophetess had been duly consulted, and the assistance of their divinity had been implored with great formality.


On this page you'll find 120 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prophetess, such as: augur, clairvoyant, mystic, oracle, prophesier, and seer.

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