Prophets and prophetesses fasted at Miletus, Colophon, and other places.
This I heard from the priests at Thebes, and what follows is said by the prophetesses 52 of Dodona.
This I heard from the priests at Thebes, and what follows is said by the prophetesses of Dodona.
Ten sibyls—that is, ten prophetesses, were soon made from this one.
Like all other prophetesses she was ignorant of what was passing around her.
The strife between these two prophetesses was brief but bitter.
We do not make any distinction between prophets and prophetesses.
It was a time of visions and miracles, while seers and prophetesses were legion.
She had had nine sisters, all of whom were prophetesses, but she was the only one left alive.
The 'Sibyl' here mentioned was the most famous of the prophetesses of antiquity.