Definition of major prophet in English:

major prophet

Syllabification: ma·jor proph·et


  • Any of the prophets after whom the longer prophetic books of the Bible are named; Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, or Daniel.
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    • What major prophet of the Bible did Gabriel appear to centuries before?
    • In some versions, the book of Daniel is included among the major prophets; in others it is among the minor ones.
    • Today, some Bible teachers may separate the minor prophets from the major prophets and some may not.

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