To tell about or make known (future events) by or as if by supernatural means
But it would be more than usually rash to prophesy that this exceptional popularity will endure.
He later freed his siblings and seized the throne himself, fulfilling the prophesy.
The same may be said about that marvellous and many-sided genius, Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772), who, though the son of a Swedish poet, preferred to prophesy to the world in Latin.
Prophesy: How did the witch know about future world events?
No physiologist has ever claimed the power to prophesy with any approach to accuracy the future mental states of any individual from an examination of his brain.