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Prophet Name Meaning

Scottish, English, French, and German: nickname from Middle English and Old French prophete, Middle High German prophet ‘prophet’, ‘seer’, ultimately from Greek prophetes ‘predictor’, from pro ‘before’ + a derivative of phemi ‘to speak’. As an American family name, this name has absorbed some cases of Greek Profitis and Profitidis.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Prophete, Proft, Roper, Propp, Crochet, Poche, Pope, Plocher, Roche

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Prophet Family Origin

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Prophet Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Gardener

    3%
  • House Agent

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%

In 1881, Carpenter, Gardener and House Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prophet. The most common Prophet occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Prophet's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Prophet family was Joiner.

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