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Definition of major prophet in English:


Any of the prophets after whom the longer prophetic books of the Bible are named; Isaiah, Jeremiah, or Ezekiel.
Example sentences
  • 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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