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  1. Newbie
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    #1

    its a prophet.


    Do we have such idiom in English " its a prophet" ? If so, what does it mean?

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    #2

    Re: its a prophet.

    No idiom that I recognize.

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    #3

    Re: its a prophet.

    I have never heard it. It would be unusual for an object to be a prophet, though it might be said of an animal.

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    #4

    Re: its a prophet.

    not a teacher

    This looks rather like a bad translation of a phrase intended to mean "it's an omen".

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    #5

    Re: its a prophet.

    That's a good thought.

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    #6

    Re: its a prophet.

    Or prophecy.

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    #7

    Re: its a prophet.

    Along the lines of an omen, I just wondered whether it might be a substitute phrase.

    "It's a prophet" = "It's a Jonah" = "It's bad luck".

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