Prophet (disambiguation)

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A prophet is a person who is believed to speak through divine inspiration.

Prophet may also refer to:

People named "Prophet"[edit]

People referred to as "The Prophet" as a title[edit]

"The Prophet" can mean:

  • Muhammad (570s–632), also known as Al-Nabi (The Prophet), regarded by Muslims as the last prophet of God
  • Zoroaster (or Zarathushtra), the founder of Zoroastrianism; sometimes referred to simply as "The Prophet"
  • Tenskwatawa (1775–1836), a Shawnee leader called "The Prophet" or "The Shawnee Prophet"
  • Wabokieshiek (ca. 1794 – ca. 1841), a Ho-Chunk leader called "The Prophet" or "The Winnebago Prophet"
  • Russell M. Nelson (2018 - present), born 1924, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is referred to by Church members as “the Prophet” in common parlance.

People referred to as "the Prophets" as a title[edit]


  • The Prophet (book), a 1923 collection of poetry by Kahlil Gibran
  • Prophet (comics), a comic book character of Image Comics
  • Prophet (novel), a 1992 Christian novel by Frank E. Peretti
  • Prophet (Star Trek), alien race in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
  • Race part of the Covenant, in the Halo game series
  • The shortened name of the Daily Prophet, newspaper of the Harry Potter novels
  • Laurence "Prophet" Barnes, the leader of Raptor Team in the 2007 FPS Crysis, returning in Crysis 2 and starring in Crysis 3




  • Nevi'im, "Prophets", the second main division of the Hebrew Bible
  • Al-Anbiya, “The Prophets”, the 21st chapter of the Qur'an
  • The Prophet (newspaper), a New York City periodical published 1844–1845
  • Prophet River, British Columbia, an aboriginal community in Canada
  • Prophet Systems, a subsidiary company of Clear Channel Communications that produces radio automation systems
  • Prophet (company), a strategic brand and marketing consultancy with operations in the United States and Europe that specializes in brand, marketing, design, innovation and analytics

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