seer of visions


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  • seer of visions — prophet, seer, clairvoyant, soothsayer, oracle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Visions and Apparitions —     Visions and Apparitions     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Visions and Apparitions     This article will deal not with natural but with supernatural visions, that is, visions due to the direct intervention of a power superior to man. Cardinal Bona …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • seer — ► NOUN ▪ a person of supposed supernatural insight who sees visions of the future …   English terms dictionary

  • Visions of Iddo the Seer — The book called the Visions of Iddo the Seer is a lost text that was probably written by the Biblical Prophet Iddo, who lived at the time of Rehoboam. The book is described at bibleref|2Chronicles|9:29. The passage reads: Now the rest of the acts …   Wikipedia

  • Seer —    A name sometimes applied to the prophets because of the visions granted to them. It is first found in 1 Sam. 9:9. It is afterwards applied to Zadok, Gad, etc. (2 Sam. 15:27; 24:11; 1 Chr. 9:22; 25:5; 2 Chr. 9:29; Amos 7:12; Micah 3:7). The… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • seer — seer1 [ si:ə, sɪə] noun 1》 a person of supposed supernatural insight who sees visions of the future. 2》 chiefly archaic a person who sees something specified. seer2 [sɪə] noun (in the Indian subcontinent) a varying unit of weight (about one… …   English new terms dictionary

  • seer — 1. n. 1 a person who sees. 2 a prophet; a person who sees visions; a person of supposed supernatural insight esp. as regards the future. Etymology: ME f. SEE(1) 2. n. an Indian (varying) measure of weight (about one kilogram) or liquid measure… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brahan Seer — The Brahan Seer, known in his native Scottish Gaelic as Coinneach Odhar. Some have questioned whether he really existed at all.[1] He is thought to have come from Uig on lands owned by the Seaforths, and to have been a Mackenzie, although both… …   Wikipedia

  • Siener van Rensburg — Born Nicolaas Pieter Johannes Janse van Rensburg August 30, 1864(1864 08 30) Palmietfontein farm, Potchefstroom, South African Republic Died March 11, 1926(1926 03 11) (aged 61) Rietkuil farm, Ottosdal …   Wikipedia

  • List of Charmed characters — The triquetra symbol used frequently on Charmed to represent the Power of Three The following is a list of characters from the Charmed universe, including the Warner Bros. television series Charmed and its spin off material. The characters were… …   Wikipedia

  • vision —    The term vision comes from the Latin noun visio, which means sight . It has various meanings and connotations, including the sense ofsight, a mental image produced by the imagination, and a * visual hallucination (with or without the con… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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