Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who foreknows.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who foreknows.

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  • noun One who foreknows.

Etymologies

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foreknow +‎ -er

Examples

  • And thou, O prophetess most holy, foreknower of the future, grant (for no unearned realm does my destiny claim) a resting-place in Latium to the Teucrians, to their wandering gods and the storm-tossed deities of Troy.

    The Aeneid of Virgil

  • 'Thou art told of as foreknower of the fates and as the godlike dream sending oracles both by day and night.'

    The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura

  • (1f) There is (and was before now) an essentially omniscient foreknower (EOF) [Assumption for dilemma] (1f) and the Principle of the Necessity of the Past tells us that

    Foreknowledge and Free Will

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