Other Origin(s):Greek
Prophet is a boy’s given name of Greek and English origin. It derives from the English word meaning “a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the will of God.” It may also mean “a person who predicts what will happen in the future.” The word has Greek roots, originating with the Greek word prophētēs meaning “interpreter” or “expounder.” If you’re hoping baby will be gifted with spiritual insight, or you want to honor a prophet you hold sacred, this could be the perfect name!
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