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[()·げん()]
yogen
noun, suru verb, no adjective

Alternate Written Forms:

[()·げん()]
yogen
[かね()·ごと()]
kanegoto
[かね()·ごと()]
kanegoto

English Meaning(s) for 予言

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. prediction; promise; prognostication

Definition and Synonyms for 予言

Announce foreshadow or presage
Synonyms: 予告, 予言, 前触れ
Anticipate make a prediction about
Synonyms: 予想, 予期, 予測, 予言, 先見, 見越す, 見通す
Prophecy a prediction uttered under divine inspiration
Synonyms: 予言
Preach deliver a sermon
Synonyms: 予言, 唱導, 唱道, 教化, 教誨, 説教, 説法, 説経
Vaticination knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)
Synonyms: 予言
Prediction a statement made about the future
Synonyms: 予報, 予想, 予断, 予測, 予知, 予言
Anticipate tell in advance
Synonyms: 予想, 予期, 予測, 予言, 先見, 見越す, 見通す

Meanings for each kanji in 予言

beforehand; previous; myself; I Kanji Details »
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Categories 予言 is a member of

Talk deliver a lecture or talk
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Venture put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation
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Tell let something be known
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Prevision the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Prediction a statement made about the future
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 予言

Sample Sentences for 予言

Some scientists predict that the world oil reserves will be used up within a century.
Who can predict what will happen in the future?
The best way to predict the future is to create it yourself.
I can no more predict the future than I can fly.
The prediction was falsified by the result.

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